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Old 05-30-2002, 12:26 AM
bababooie bababooie is offline
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redmax blower problem

my redmax blower,has lost alot of power,i changed gaskets,fuel filter, took out screen,and repair kit for carb,what is next,its a 99,
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Old 05-30-2002, 06:01 PM
khouse khouse is offline
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remove the muffler and clean out the exhaust port into the cylinder with a sharpened piece of hardwood. also remove the spark arrestor screen if you have one.
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Old 05-30-2002, 10:45 PM
General Grounds General Grounds is offline
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:blob3: i agree w/ khouse 150%, also may want to change the plug and gas filter, also give the air filter a look
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Old 06-02-2002, 07:02 PM
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Turfdude Turfdude is offline
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Was this machine ever dropped??

Sometimes w/ redmax equipment, if unit gets dropped, the isolator/insulator (plastic piece between carb and block) will get a small crack in it and suck in too much air. Clean this black plastic piece and inspect for a hairline crack.

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