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john deere LX 255

Discussion in 'Mechanic and Repair' started by worth43, May 29, 2009.

  1. worth43

    worth43 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 4

    Six years old. Cranks great. May run for five minutes, may run hour. Will not restart emmediately. Remove gas line from top of pump, turn over, replace, the engine will restart. NEED HELP.
     
  2. 4.3mudder

    4.3mudder LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,227

    Sounds like the gas cap may not be venting correctly. Trying running without the cap, and put a rag over the spout and try. Or, just unscrew the cap a little ways.
     

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