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Category: Small Engine
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Experience:  Service manager and technician for all brands of engines with 40 + years of experience.
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125 344cc engine keeps cutting out fitted new in line filter

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125 344cc engine keeps cutting out fitted new in line filter cleaned out fuel tank
JA: Who makes your engine? How old is it?
Customer: Briggs and Stratton about 12-15yrs
JA: How long has this been going on with your Briggs & Stratton engine? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Started last mowing season fitted new inline filter cleaned out fuel tank
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: Only runs on half choke
Submitted: 10 days ago.
Category: Small Engine
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Customer: replied 7 days ago.
please by email thanks
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 6 days ago.

Arburetor is dirty and needs to be completely cleaned. You can check by removing the bowl on the bottom of the carby.