Starts great, runs great, 5 minutes later dies

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Chicago_AS600
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Re: Starts great, runs great, 5 minutes later dies

Post by Chicago_AS600 » Thu Aug 24, 2017 3:23 pm

Yes -

Fuel was getting in the line. Tank couldn't vent. Carb starved of fuel. Engine dies. Makes sense. Duckbill was fine - it was the internal tank line that was the issue.

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Hec In Omaha
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Re: Starts great, runs great, 5 minutes later dies

Post by Hec In Omaha » Thu Aug 24, 2017 3:27 pm

Man! I love it when a plan comes together! Just call me the Aquascooter Whisperer! :lol: Good Job!

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Starts great runs great 5 minutes later dies

Post by Michaelnep » Sun Aug 05, 2018 2:11 am

i had the same problem, pulled the throttle body out and cleaned it and now it runs like a dream. is an easy place to star and could be a 5 dollar fix..

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