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Hi, we have a kipor 2000 generator. It has been in storage

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Hi, we have a kipor 2000 generator. It has been in storage for approximately 6 months. Got it out to take away. It started, spluttered and stopped. Leaking fuel badly from carb. Will not restart.......Help please....we are camping in two weeks......Thank you.
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Electronics
Expert:  HiTechAnswers replied 2 years ago.

Looks like you went offline, I switched to Q+A sorry for the long wait

Hello my name is ***** ***** I can help you with your problem.

The carburetor has a float that opens a little needle valve and closes the valve when the carb is full. This is most likely where your problem is.

You need to remove the carb and open the bottom, make sure the float moves freely and needle valve can close

You can find a service manual for free download here:

http://www.kiporpowersystems.com/pdf/service/IG2000~1.PDF

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