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Trimstar ES 54

Discussion in 'Hustler Turf Equip (Archived)' started by grassman16, Apr 29, 2013.

  1. grassman16

    grassman16 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 3

    Put together 6 new ES Trimstars and ran them for 10 minutes. Loaded them up and delivered to customer. 2 of the 6 wouldn't start on trailer when trying to unload. We have fuel to carb, spark, but won't fire for some reason. What could have possibly happened from dealership to client? 2 mechanics stumped.
  2. Sharpcut 1

    Sharpcut 1 LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 452

    Choke not closing all the way. Shoot some carb clean or gas in carb (NOT STARTING FLUID) and see if they catch.
  3. hustlermidwest

    hustlermidwest LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 636

    Talked to Grassman, It was the solenoid on the carb.

    Brian O
  4. Tharrell

    Tharrell LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,967

    Just for future ref, was it hung?
    How did they fix it?
    Might be a nice thing to know for us guys out in the hot sun:):)
  5. hustlermidwest

    hustlermidwest LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 636

    Did you have a chance to check out the solenoid and figure out what caused the failure?

    Brian O

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