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The engine spits and sputters appears to be losing spark, wont start. The Valve adjustments and sensor's all checked okay. Thought was made that there is a weak spark, (bad coil). This is an okay thought but. I started it and it ran fine, and it ran for 5 minutes with no problem. Then after retrying it again it spit and sputtered and wouldn't start. The unit is approximately 12 years old. First time post. Tim J. Ohio
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Hi Tim,

I need a little more information about what we're actually talking about here. What size gen, model or serial number so I know what engine we're talking about.
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