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I have a old Montgomery wards 15 spark. But fuel drips when

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I have a old Montgomery wards 15 spark. But fuel drips when cranking
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Wayne replied 1 year ago.

Hi I'm Wayne

I will help you with this

MW 15 Hp has spark, but fuel is dripping from where

let me know ,Please

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Bottom of card
Expert:  Wayne replied 1 year ago.

Thank you for that

the bottom of the Carb, or from intake side of carb, and leaking down

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Bottom of carb has good comp
Expert:  Wayne replied 1 year ago.

Thank you for that

sounds like the needle valve is not closing

I suggest to remove the carb, disassemble and boil out in a pot of hot water

and see if you can get a rebuild kit from small engine repair shop

and rebuild carb

I hope this helped you

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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
ILL try it or pos.. Adj.. float ??
Expert:  Wayne replied 1 year ago.

Hi

Yes the float has a little tab that you bend

sits on the needle valve to close off the gas

when 3/4 full of gas, you want that float

hanging down about pointing at 4 o"clock when fuel is shut off

I hope this helped you

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Expert:  Wayne replied 1 year ago.

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