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-   -   wont restart ( 12-15-2013 11:32 AM

wont restart
I have a 2004 xcsp 700. i went for the first ride and filled up with gas. it started up fine got home to adjust my helemt and wont restart. its got spark and gas. just puzzles me

BC_Dan 12-15-2013 03:01 PM

Did you try cracking the throttle a bit while pulling the rope? On all of the three Edge sleds I had, that was necessary to get 'em to start when they were warm. 12-15-2013 03:56 PM

i figured out that it was flooded with the the cylinders and pipe filled with gas. drained and fired right up. now do i want to tackle the carb or take it in.

BC_Dan 12-15-2013 04:41 PM

Two reasons the case fills up with gas; first is the inlet needle/seat(s) are stuck open in the carb. Second is a hole in the fuel pump diaphragm. Neither are difficult to repair. You don't have to disassemble completely to get to the inlet needles. There is a thread on taking apart the TM Mikuni carbs in the "snowmobile how to's" section of the forum.

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