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MTD Lawn Tractor Not Getting Gas in the Right Cylinder

I have an MTD lawn tractor with a Briggs and Stratton motor, model 402707. It won't start, even with new plugs and a new coil. It's getting gas to the left cylinder and gas in carburetor, but no gas to right cylinder. I tested the compression on both sides and it tested normal. Any ideas?


By Curt from MI

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September 7, 20100 found this helpful

There may be a plugged or obstruction in the gas line between the carb and the right cylinder. Try flushing it out.

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September 16, 20100 found this helpful

Diaphragm on right side could be cracked. Are you getting fuel anywhere on the right side?

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September 17, 20100 found this helpful

Finally figured it out. I had replaced the coil but the new coil i put in was bad. Got another coil and it runs fine. thanks for the help though

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