Small Engines (Lawn Mowers, etc.)/Hot engine?

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When using my 5 hp leaf blower and trying to restart after a few minutes, the pull rope is almost impassable to pull out to restart the engine.
There is no response when adjusting the slow idle screw.

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len
is this a 2 stroke or 4 stroke engine? Sounds like the timing is off, the way to check this to look at the flywheel there is the crank shaft with a small  keyway in a slot if the 2 notches do not line up then the engine is off time. Replace the key way and line up the notches. This would require a flywheel puller.

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I will answer most questions related to this field of small engine repairs,servicing them and trouble shooting problem.Can not answer questions with out the proper Engine Model#,Spec # and Manufacture.

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Presently own a small engine repair shop and a Electrical contracting business.I have been in this field for 26 years.

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Kohler,Briggs & Stratton,Tecumseh,MTD,Honda,and other Dealer Schools

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HONORABLE DISCHARGE FROM THE UNITED STATES NAVY VIET NAM SERVICE MEDAL,GOOD CONDUCT AWARD EXPERT MARKSMANSHIP AWARD

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