Husqvarna Leaf Blower

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Old 12-02-14, 12:53 PM
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Husqvarna Leaf Blower

Model 130 BT back pack blower starts and runs at idle speed. At full throttle, engine only runs at about half speed.

I have checked and cleaned the fuel filter with no improvement in performance.

Spark plug somewhat dirty but not real bad.

Cleaned air filter.

What should I do to this blower to improve performance?
 
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Check the muffler/exhaust port for carbon.
 
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Old 12-02-14, 06:33 PM
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I agree, the exhaust is likely plugged.
 
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Old 12-04-14, 08:52 AM
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Sure enough, the spark arrestor in the muffler assembly was clogged. Cleaned with brake cleaner. Blower works fine now. Thank you to those who helped.
 
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