Sounds like you could be in need of a valve adjustment. It could be... I am going to try and fire it up again on tuesday and see if she likes me again. I will try the above method of 2 twists, choke on and kick. That is the method that worked for me the first start but wouldn't go again on the try later in the day. On another note, to all of you that were crossing fingers, i'm pretty sure it was you guys. I can't tell you all how much I appreciate the help and encouragement.