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Old 06-25-2013, 12:16 PM
Rll131 Rll131 is offline
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To much oil on air filter?

I think when I washed my filter I re oiled it to much. I cut 1 house today and the mower backfired when I shut it off. Got home and now won't start I looked in the filter and oil dripped from it down to the carb I can see oil. Won't start but turns over and sounds like its about to. What to do?
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Old 06-25-2013, 12:43 PM
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I figured it out.. Took filter off sprayed some wd40 fired up white smoke came out for a second way to much oil in the carb.
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