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Old 05-30-2012, 01:43 PM   #1
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Honda Black Max surging???


I have a Honda Black Max 22" mower. I have had this for 2 years with no problems. I went to use the mower today and after starting the motor is surging. I checked the oil, fuel and cleaned the filter. Still surging. To the point the drive mechanism won't really work. The only new thing is I just put a new blade on it. Any ideas?

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Old 05-30-2012, 02:02 PM   #2
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I checked the oil, fuel and cleaned the filter. Still surging.
How old is the gasoline you're using?
Drain any old fuel and start with known fresh fuel... and put a new air filter on.
While you have it open hit the carb hard with spray cleaner too
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The only new thing is I just put a new blade on it.
Probably only coincidence.

Make sure the basics are covered most of which is air then fuel quality
and then fuel delivery (relative to air)

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