Ryobi leaf blower -won't start

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Old 08-29-14, 06:35 AM
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Ryobi leaf blower -won't start

I have cleaned the carb, put in fresh fuel, checked the fuel filter and lines, verified spark at the plug and can't get engine to fire. I sprayed starter fluid into carb and it still will not show any sign of firing. Moisture makes its way to the plug tip but no burning. Any next step suggestions?
 
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Old 08-29-14, 09:01 AM
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Check the compression you need 90+ lb for it to run. Remove the muffler and inspect the piston and cylinder walls for deep scratches, if it has them the blower is trash. Have a good one. Geo
 
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