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Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by LightningLawns, Sep 28, 2005.
My echo blower keeps fouling out the spark plug, what usually causes this to happen?
I'm sure someone has had this problem and knows what usually causes this to happen. I could really use some advice on fixing this problem.
is your gas mixture correct?
too much oil in the gas mix?
Exactly what I was thinking.
Too much oil in mix, or carb is running rich, or your not running it at wot enough.
O.k. Now ya got me wondering. I didn't quite use up the last of my mix in a 5 gallon can. I added one of the lil thingys of oil for a 5gallon and only put in 4.3 gallons of gas. Will this affect anything?? Thanks
I run 4 oz. to a gallon, and that's real rich. Another thing to consider, is make sure you took your spark arrestor screen out.
Which blower model are you talking about? I run a lot of units big/small and have not had the problem. I assume you are using Echo mix?
Maybe a dirty or clogged air filter would be my thinking. Its making your mixture extra rich because its not getting enuff air?????