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I have a Cub Cadet 4 cycle string trimmer. it spits oil from…

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I have a Cub Cadet 4 cycle string trimmer. it spits oil from the breather tube into the air filter and then leaks all over the place what would cause this?

Mechanic's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. How long have you been dealing with this?

It started out as a little and then it got worse this year. started last year

Mechanic's Assistant: Do you have fuel in the tank? If so, is the shut-off valve open and the fuel clean?

Fuel is clean, there is no shut off valve

Mechanic's Assistant: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?

Yes

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else we should know to help you best?

The trimmer is 2 years old

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If you are still in need of assistance, please let me know. Have you checked to see if your oil level is overfilled? We can continue from here.

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