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Wayne, Engine Rebuilder
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TOO MUCH GAS IS BEING PUMPED TO THE. THE GAS IS DRIPPING OUT

Customer Question

TOO MUCH GAS IS BEING PUMPED TO THE CARBURETOR. THE GAS IS DRIPPING OUT ON TO THE GROUND.
JA: I'll do all I can to help. How long have you been dealing with this?
Customer: Since I put on a new head gasket.
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: If possible.
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: I replace the fuel pump, vacuum hose and fuel filter trying to solve the problem. I may need to check the springs for the float.
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Wayne replied 2 months ago.

HI I'm Wayne

I will help you with this

what you are describing is the float not seating to shut fuel off

drop the bowl, and float and check the needle valve for dirt

on the tip to keep it from sealing , if that does not help you

will need to replace the needle and seat

I hope this helps you

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Expert:  Wayne replied 2 months ago.

Morning

Just following up with you

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Wayne