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Originally Posted by turbobrat930 View Post
I would say either the fuel head is gummed up, or what I really think it is is the ignition box. Permatune, or whatever they call it. Check to see if you have spark. Usually if the piston in the fuel head gets stuck, you will have the opposite problem... too much fuel, and it will come running out of your exhaust.
+1 on checking for spark first and foremost. Pull a wire and put a spare plug on the end of it, and ground the threads of the plug while a helper cranks the engine. Make sure you have a decent zapp-zapp going on there.

And turbobrat, your signature reads like my long-term Christmas list. Nice build.
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