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TheJester517

2005 Polaris Trail Blazer 250 won't start

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Hi guys, trying to get a quad running again. It was running fine but the electric start did not work. My uncle was using it and the pull start snapped. So I replaced the pull start and electric starter motor. Now it just cranks and cranks but will not start. I have spark, I have fuel to the carb, I know this is a 2 stroke with a separate oil tank, what else should i check?

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Trying to get 10 posts to download a manual, also wanted to ask can I use any old 2 stroke oil like from a chain saw?

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Fuel to the carburetor does not mean fuel to the engine.  I would spray starting fluid into the air intake during the cranking and see if it fires.  If so then the carburetor has a blockage on the main fuel intake at the bowl/float. 

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I was trying with starter fluid straight into the intake, no good, once I finish the other 2 quads i'm working on and free up space in my garage ill bring that one home and dive into it deeper

I'm praying its not compression

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Take the carb off and spray it.  Hopefully its got good compression. I don't trust oil injection. I use straight mix in a 2 stroke.

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I've wrenched on a few things and recommend brake cleaner over starting fluid, it aint so hard on the motor. And if you wrench any stuff you also have some laying around. 

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