Originally Posted by Alan0354
Since you can start it, dump the old stuff out. Get a can of SeaFoam. Mix 2 oz per gallon and run a tankful through. As long as you can start the engine and run it, I doubt you have to bring it in. Dealer don't cover stale gas everytime even under warranty.
Had the same thing today with a Echo string trimmer it had gas in from last year. Even with Stabil it was stale. I just dumped it and put in fresh and it fired up and ran like a charm.