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Experience:  have worked on and around most engine models for 35 yrs./Polaris ATV expert
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Vanguard(###) ###-####E1 has gasoline spitting out the exha

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Vanguard(###) ###-####E1 has gasoline spitting out the exhaust.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.
Welcome to JUST ANSWER small engines, let me try to help you !! Carburetor float and needle not shutting off the fuel! Was engine not being used, and now when starting gas blows out?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Yes
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.
Carburetor has leaked fuel into the cylinder while not in use. You can rebuild the carburetor, or you can get a fuel shut off valve and install in the line from the tank to the carburetor. Then shut the fuel off between uses. Be sure and check you oil ,many times the fuel will also be in the oil!