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JON, Small Engine Technician
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Experience:  Husqvarna Service Tech
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Kohler cv15s when gas valve is opened gas fills carb clear

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kohler cv15s when gas valve is opened gas fills carb clear up to air intake an starts dripping from some where beneath cowling. solenoid works
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  JON replied 3 months ago.

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Expert:  JON replied 3 months ago.

the needle inside the carb is not sealing off and causing it to leak by. It ill eventually fill your crankcase with fuel also, so check the oil before start up.

May need to change it.

remove the carb bowl and allow the float to hang. tap it up and down a few times and see if it seals off by re-installing again. If not, you will need to remove the carb and clean internally and possibly rebuild with a new needle/seat.

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