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Default Briggs & Stratton carb gas inlet cracked.

I found this and figured a crack running up the length of the fuel intake to the carb, can't be good. if it stayed like that, it would suck more air than gas. so i epoxied it up and it worked a little better but still not running without choke on.
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There has to be more not working on that carb. I think you missed something somewhere.
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I found this and figured a crack running up the length of the fuel intake to the carb, can't be good. if it stayed like that, it would suck more air than gas. so i epoxied it up and it worked a little better but still not running without choke on.

ok what all have you done to the carb? like replace gaskets, ultrasonic cleaner or acid dip that kind of stuff.
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