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I was mowing the grass today... (Read below)

and was cutting the steep side of my yard, and my pushing lawn mor tipped over, gas started coming out onto the engine. And now it won't start, should I just wait until it drys up? or is it messed up.

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Your spark plug is probably fouled now. Take it out and dry it off and run some sandpaper between the contacts. Let the mower sit for a day and it should start.

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Husband emerges from the shower and says to wife, "Honey, it's so hot today, what do you think the neighbors would say if I mowed the lawn in the buff"? Wife to husband, "That I married you for your money".
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Ooo, that's a low blow.
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My only other lawn mower story was when my ex-husband got frustrated that it wouldn't start and shot it. Yep. You heard me right. $50,000 bail for discharging a firearm in a residential neighborhood.
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I know his frustration. I've often kicked, hammered, thrown and yelled at inanimate objects, but I've never shot one.
Not too bright, was he?
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That's an understatement!
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It's good that he's your ex.
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It only lasted six months. Not one of my best decisions.
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Thanks :)
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You're welcome, hope it starts again for you.
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wait a while, the engine is flooded with gas....it might need more gas too.

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Just wait until the gas is dried up and then try it once more... It's pretty dangerous to use a lawn mower after it's been soaked in gasoline...

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Not sure if it is ok or not but often when gas gets on other parts, it makes them to wet to start. Wait a bit and try tomorrow perhaps. In the mean time...I hope someone who knows lawn mowers comes along and gives a better answer than I.

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Whenever I have to turn my mower over, say to remove the blade or straighten the frame, and fuel comes out, I usually take the air filter off and let it sit for a day or so. Then I replace it, take the spark plug out and clean it with gas, wipe it off and replace it. If it does not crank, you may have to take it to a repair shop.
There is only three things needed to get a mower to crank, spark, fuel, and air. If it doesn't fire, replace the plug. Check the filter and replace it or clean it with fuel or whatever you use. Make sure you have fuel at you carburetor. It should crank. Good luck, brother.

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