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Troubleshooting Guide

Instant troubleshooting chart - most common problems and possible causes

The following chart lists a variety of common problems and nearly all possible causes. Diagnostic procedures will then be needed to determine which actually apply. The 'possible causes' are listed in APPROXIMATE order of likelihood. Most of these problems are covered in more detail elsewhere in this document.

While this chart lists many problems, it is does not cover everything that can go wrong. However, it can be a starting point for guiding your thinking in the proper direction. Even if not listed here, your particular problem may still be dealt with elsewhere in this document.

(Portions of the following from: Chilten, Small Engine Repair 2-12 HP, (1).)

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