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    help byers zero turn

    hello guys this is my first time posting i have a byers zero turn lawn mower it has a kolher command 22 engine on it here is my issue it will start and run fine for maybe 15 minutes then it will sputter then die out unless i pull the choke and even then ti is a matter of seconds untill it dies im out of ideas here is a list of some of the things that i have done to fix....

    pulled fuel thanks and cleaned
    ran with gas caps off to elimnate the possabillaty of bad cap vent
    new air filter and oil change (i do once a year)
    checked grounds and wires to make sure everything is connected properley
    new battery
    checked for spark and replaced plugs

    anyone else ran into this problem...... i work on alot of cars but im not a master of the small engine i would just someone to point me in the right direction.....thanks

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    Could be the carb.....adjust the slow and fast screws.....turn both screws all the way in(not too tight just stop wen there's some resistance) and turn both out about 1.1/2 one and a half turn out and adjust to run as u perfer

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    Re: help byers zero turn

    That sounds like it is going to be a fuel delivery problem...
    If it were an ignition problem , it would die with the application of choke and a poor spark...

    Check fuel delivery...
    is there a fuel pump on this... fuel filter... ?? KennyV

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    Re: help byers zero turn

    may be some one has more info on this machine.
    Quote Originally Posted by clayton View Post
    hello guys this is my first time posting i have a byers zero turn lawn mower it has a kolher command 22 engine on it here is my issue it will start and run fine for maybe 15 minutes then it will sputter then die out unless i pull the choke and even then ti is a matter of seconds untill it dies im out of ideas here is a list of some of the things that i have done to fix....

    pulled fuel thanks and cleaned
    ran with gas caps off to elimnate the possabillaty of bad cap vent
    new air filter and oil change (i do once a year)
    checked grounds and wires to make sure everything is connected properley
    new battery
    checked for spark and replaced plugs

    anyone else ran into this problem...... i work on alot of cars but im not a master of the small engine i would just someone to point me in the right direction.....thanks

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