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Old 05-28-2013, 09:13 PM   #4366
Bungholio
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Originally Posted by Weldit View Post
just a thought here :
my pressure washer gas powered Honda motor was the same thing
it would run for a few minutes then die just like the kill switch was hit
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after pulling carb apart and fuel pump -- nothing
the strange part was you could give it one pull and it would start up
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changed spark plug and it has been perfect for 3 years now
the old plug looked clean - must have been grounding out when warm ?
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a friend had similar thing with his generator
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wort a try - plug is cheap !!
I had same problem and solution with a lawn mower(honda) and a new dr650. New plugs fixed problem. DR only had about 1k miles with factory plugs. It would stutter when going down road and die sometimes at stop signs. Emptied tank of fuel and float bowl checking for water in gas. Still did it after cleaning. Put new ngk plugs in it and it ran perfect. The ND plugs i took out looked fine but they must have been bad.

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