Not getting enough fuel to keep motor running

Discussion in 'Introduce Yourself' started by Srsmitty67, May 4, 2014.

  1. Srsmitty67

    Srsmitty67 New Member

    Hi .I am new to this site . I have a 66/80 two stroke engine . It is not getting enough fuel to keep it running . Its not very old and has not got 250 miles on it . had it running good and then it sat for a few months and now it will start but will not stay running . any ideas?

  2. butre

    butre Well-Known Member

    Probably dirty carb. Pull it apart and clean it.
  3. Srsmitty67

    Srsmitty67 New Member

    I have done that . It is almost new haven't put 250 miles on it .
  4. sactownie

    sactownie Member

    get rid of the old gas, I had this problem a few months ago, the gas went bad after sitting only a month and a 1/2.