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Thanks for the reply. Now I understand what itís...

Thanks for the reply. Now I understand what itís function is and I lubricated it and got it to work properly.
with this site, YouTube and a roll of ductape , I could take over the world:)
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Posted By birch

Homelite generator repair

I have this generator and the pull starts spins freely. I canít seem to find out what this part in the pic is called or possible repair options. The extended part from the flywheel just spins. Is...
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Posted By birch

Thanks for the help. I will let it warm up and...

Thanks for the help. I will let it warm up and see what happens. Maybe disconnect linkage to see if it swings open
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Posted By birch

Both running and not it is stuck closed/choked

Both running and not it is stuck closed/choked
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Posted By birch

Troy Bilt 2800 pressure washer carb question

On the ďready startĒ engine. Should the choke stay closed or swing open? Mine seems locked in the closed or choke position. I donít want to force and break the plastic. Machine runs well, but it...
11-28-18, 06:03 PM
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Posted By birch

Nope..not determined to change pump, but trying...

Nope..not determined to change pump, but trying to get educated to the inner workings to determine possible causes. I figure if I go armed with $200 worth of parts, something should do the trick. ...
11-27-18, 06:40 PM
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Posted By birch

Good idea about the coupling. Most of the pumps...

Good idea about the coupling. Most of the pumps I am looking at have solenoids attached. Do they need to be wired? If so, are there connections required? Can it run without wiring it?
11-27-18, 05:12 AM
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Posted By birch

Hope these pics help. Hopefully I will get there...

Hope these pics help. Hopefully I will get there this weekend and can share more details. I will bring a new pump and nozzle just in case.
11-21-18, 11:49 AM
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Posted By birch

Yes..I removed the tube completely Andy ran the...

Yes..I removed the tube completely Andy ran the unit. Nothing came out of port that connects to tube. Maybe that 90* port coming from the pump is blocked? I guess I will head there with a new pump...
11-20-18, 08:04 PM
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Posted By birch

Thanks..yes the bleed comes out at a normal, good...

Thanks..yes the bleed comes out at a normal, good rate.
The problem is 3 hours from my home and unfortunately an hour ride (round trip) from a parts store. So I’m trying to figure as much out as...
11-20-18, 05:51 PM
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Posted By birch

The screen is clean. My friend said he cleared...

The screen is clean.
My friend said he cleared the line and purged until straight kerosene came through and it ran fine for 10 mins.fuel was getting to the screen, but no further. I was wondering...
11-20-18, 03:01 PM
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Posted By birch

Clogged fuel pump on oil burner

I recently had a problem with my furnace not starting in my ski house. It turned out the pickup inside the tank had broken off. I paid a fiend to fix it. When I got there this weekend, it would not...
04-04-18, 03:53 PM
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Posted By birch

Pipe size for LP to fireplace

I recently installed an LP fireplace 45,000 btu and had a plumber run the black pipe to a place where a tank would be dropped. He ran 32 total feet in 1/2 inch. The gas company recommended...
04-29-16, 05:33 AM
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Posted By birch

Thanks bud. I have a few questions. 1. "A...

Thanks bud. I have a few questions.
1. "A couple of problems here. One, the fiberglass insulation was installed without the drywall which would have served as an air barrier. "
What does this...
04-27-16, 05:29 AM
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Posted By birch

I was having a tough time attaching pics....

I was having a tough time attaching pics. Hopefully this works
Cheers!6553165532
04-25-16, 10:58 AM
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Posted By birch

Sealing/insulating exposed foundation

The room I am renovating has 2 exterior walls that are 4' cement foundation. Most is above grade. The 3rd pic shows a 10' section that is partially below grade due to a planting bed (u can see some...
01-08-16, 03:14 PM
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Posted By birch

Nyjets volts checked out at 240. The ohms didn't...

Nyjets volts checked out at 240. The ohms didn't register anything (assuming I did it correctly which I think I did). I guess that means heater is bad even though it is relatively new. I see that I...
01-07-16, 07:28 PM
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Posted By birch

So let's say the heater, circuit board and pump...

So let's say the heater, circuit board and pump are all working properly. What other causes could their possibly be?
Cheers
01-06-16, 08:08 PM
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Posted By birch

Am I correct in thinking the thermostat is...

Am I correct in thinking the thermostat is working since the light stays on telling that it has not reached the set temp?
01-06-16, 07:17 PM
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Posted By birch

Dumb question but if the ohms and volts measure...

Dumb question but if the ohms and volts measure to what you say then the heater is working properly?
Cheers
01-06-16, 03:57 PM
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Posted By birch

I am now trying to decide wether I should buy the...

I am now trying to decide wether I should buy the few remaining things that can be wrong ( like a thermostat) or pay the $150 for a service call. The heating light lights and should shut off when...
01-06-16, 02:28 PM
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Posted By birch

Hot tub misery

I have a thermospa hot tub that is about 10 yrs old. Recently I checked it and it had shut off. The error code read overheat (OH). Turned it back on and it ran but would not heat up at all. I...
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Posted By birch

I hand a radiant guy come. He told me that it...

I hand a radiant guy come. He told me that it would def. heat the room (I didn't expect him to say differently and lose a possible job). He recommended tying tubing directly to the slab and...
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Posted By birch

Wow...I didnt expect that much of a btu...

Wow...I didnt expect that much of a btu difference. To me it is not worth the expense if I still have baseboard. Thanks for the info. you guys gave me what I needed...basic knowledge. I would have...
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Posted By birch

Ok..there is about 37ft of baseboard in the room....

Ok..there is about 37ft of baseboard in the room. I figure furniture would take up around 100 sq ft of floor space leaving 200x25= 5000 btuh. The room has a chill on the "coldest days", but is is...
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