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Old August 13th, 2013, 01:54 PM   #1
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Hello, just picked this machine up for a couple hundred bucks and guy said it has sat for three years without starting it. Any helpful ideas on getting it going? I plan on emptying gas tank and putting new gas in. Just looking for some pointers or ideas, thanks.
Plastics and stickers look good on it, just needs an overall good cleaning,
Was parked in garage for last three years by the way
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Old August 13th, 2013, 02:19 PM   #2
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New gas. Take the carb apart and clean it out. New spark plug. Test compression. If all is good its a Honda it should run.
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oil the cylinder walls before u pull it over. new plug, clean carb, and new gas.
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Thank you, good idea on the carb and the spark plug, should do this tomorrow and will let u know how it goes
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Bought rebuild kit for carb, put new spark plug in and new gas, fuel will not go into carb, seems where fuel inlet is on carb won't let fuel through, not sure if that is clogged cause the holes are offset, might have to buy new carb
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Finally up and running, replaced carb and is running great
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Make sure it is getting air, gas and spark. Simple.
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