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Donald, Small Engine Technician
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Experience:  I have 25+ years of experience repairing 2 & 4 cycle engines
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Got gas getting into the oil

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got gas getting into the oil
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Donald replied 1 year ago.
Hello. Thank you for choosing Just Answer. My name is***** will be happy to assist you. What brand is your engine. Do you have your model numbers?
Expert:  Donald replied 1 year ago.
The most common cause for this problem, is a flooding carburetor.
Expert:  Donald replied 1 year ago.
The flooding could be caused by either a partially cracked float that is leaking, or sticking, or your needle valve is not properly seating.
Expert:  Donald replied 1 year ago.
You could also have some sediments in your fuel bowl, that are lodging between your needle and seat. You and I can continue from here. Thanks!