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Old 01-28-2013, 09:05 PM
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Echo 755 loses power when hot...

Not the spark arrestor screen....Seems to run again OK when it cools off a bit, starts right up, then loses power again after a few minutes of full power. Before the day ended tried to run at 3/4 power for a while, that seemed maybe to work not sure. Problem seems to be when running WTF open.
Any suggestions?
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Old 01-28-2013, 09:18 PM
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Warrantee?
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Old 01-29-2013, 07:20 AM
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No warranty - 3 years old
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Old 01-29-2013, 07:54 AM
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Take a compression text see if it's good. If OK next step
If you have another blower the same running good just swap the carburetor for text . You problem should be the carburetor
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Old 01-29-2013, 10:16 AM
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What would be proper compression number?

Thanks for great forums!
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52" Exmark TT HP w/ProSlide
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Accelerator Baggers
Toro 21"
Honda 21"
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Sthil 420 BP Blower
Echo 755 Blower
Sthil HS-81 Hedge Trimmer
Spyker Spreader
Plugr PL 800 WB Aerator
Lawn Soultions WB Aerator

Echo BP Sprayers

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Old 01-29-2013, 10:44 AM
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Between 125 and 145 you good
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Old 01-29-2013, 01:11 PM
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Are there any damp or oily spots around the carb or the head.??
Could be a leaky intake ...isoblock...or head gasket...that seals when it is cold..and progressively gets worse as the unit warms up..
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Old 01-29-2013, 05:27 PM
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What happens when you adjust the carb to give it a little more gas?
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Old 01-30-2013, 12:59 AM
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If it's been sitting outside chances are the air filter's wet.
Remove it and see what happens.
Let it air dry, or replace it.

Otherwise it could be the coil, they're lifetime warranty.
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Old 01-31-2013, 12:03 PM
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Otherwise it could be the coil, they're lifetime warranty.
Sure about that?? Dealer said no way..........
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52" Exmark TT HP w/ProSlide
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Accelerator Baggers
Toro 21"
Honda 21"
Sthil 110 4-Mix String Trimmer
Sthil 420 BP Blower
Echo 755 Blower
Sthil HS-81 Hedge Trimmer
Spyker Spreader
Plugr PL 800 WB Aerator
Lawn Soultions WB Aerator

Echo BP Sprayers
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