My speedaire gas compressor backfires...why?

by Ashley
( Plainview, tx)

when i try to start my gas compressor it backfires why


5.5 speedaire by dayton, serial number 070520042591

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Sep 05, 2015
backfire
by: Doug in s.d.ca

If it's a true backfire (at the intake, not exhaust) and you've eliminated the plug, gas and oil, then look for an open intake valve (as in stuck open).

Good luck.

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