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When I fill my gas tank on my lawnmower with a Briggs & Stratton

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when I fill my gas tank on my lawnmower with a Briggs & Stratton model 280707 engine it runs into the air filter and leaks out with our being started what is happening
Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Briggs-Fan replied 7 months ago.
Hi my name is ***** ***** welcome to Just Answer. Check your oil , does it smell like gas or is thin ?
Expert:  Briggs-Fan replied 7 months ago.
Is your carb set up like this ?
Expert:  Briggs-Fan replied 7 months ago.
https://www.partstree.com/parts/briggs-and-stratton/engines-vertical-engine-with-electric-starter/280707-0129-01-briggs-stratton-engine-electric-starter/air-cleaner-carburetor-fuel/
Expert:  Briggs-Fan replied 6 months ago.
Hi just wondering if you had a chance to check your oil ?