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    hungrynurse
    petrol strimmer starting probs
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    • 13th May 10, 7:40 AM
    petrol strimmer starting probs 13th May 10 at 7:40 AM
    Ive got a petrol strimmer I was given, a few years old which Im having trouble starting. When I can get it going it goes fine, but can spend ages pulling (till I give up for the day!). Ive replaced the spark plug, and have removed the petrol/oil mix to replace with pure petrol as thought this might help but hasnt. The diagram on the strimmer does say oil+ petrol but doesnt say what proportions I should be using or 4 or 2 stroke oil. Any ideas what Im doing wrong or what might need fixing?
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