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rzalone
06-18-2005, 11:04 PM
Newbie here. Unit is four years old. Has less than 10 hours on it. Plug and fuel and air filters are new. Hard to start. Will eventually idle. Punch throttle and it dies. Squeeze trigger slowly and it dies. Carb was removed and cleaned. Any ideas or is this unit junk?

Lawn Masters
06-18-2005, 11:18 PM
Check the spark arrestor screen in the muffler. it may very well be clogged.

A+ Lawncare
06-18-2005, 11:39 PM
not is ever junk, send it my way....

grass_cuttin_fool
06-19-2005, 01:16 AM
Check the spark arrestor screen in the muffler. it may very well be clogged.
I will 2nd that, I have the same trimmer and mine done the samething and the spark arestor was carboned up, removed it and ran like a charm

rzalone
06-19-2005, 09:59 AM
Thanks Guys. Took the screen out and it runs like a raped ape. :cool2: