On Wed, Dec 08, 2004 at 02:36:10PM -0600, john niolon wrote:
> A 'friend' gave me a small Echo handheld gas leaf blower... claimed it was
> just drippin oil.
> took it with a smile and home I went. Mixed the 32:1 ...filled her up and it
> fired right off... ran perfectly for about 2 minutes and quit.... quit like
> you cut off the switch...
> pull..ppulll pppluuullllll... won't start. Cuss it walk away...
> back in ten minutes... pull... fires right up runs great for another 2
> minutes...same thing..
Things to check:
plugged gas tank vent.
bad pumper diaphram in the carb.
poor ignition connections.