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Echo BLower will not start

Posted by wtcrain69 Texas (My Page) on
Mon, Jan 11, 10 at 16:00

I have an echo blower that was given to me and it will not start, I have rebuilt the carb. new plug, and fresh gas...it's drawing gas from the tank into the carb, but I don't think it's getting gas into the cyclinder. Does anyone have any suguestions?
Hope to hear back.
It's a Zama C1U carb...
Thanks


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RE: Echo BLower will not start

Have you verified no gas going to the cylinder? Take off the plug, close the choke and pull a few time, if you have gas, you should smell it from the spark plug hole. If not, you don't have gas.

If you have gas, check the spark.


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RE: Echo BLower will not start

If your not sure as to gas within the Combustion Chamber add a few drops of fuel or starting fluid into the spark plug hole then replace plug and try restarting , it should fire or run for a few seconds. If not you not getting any spark ! Ty .


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