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Snowblower Leaks Gas

The snowblower small engine often has a separate model number. Use the small engine model number for a complete list of symptoms and parts. Watch our model # lookup video for help finding the model number.

The 10 most common part(s) or condition(s) which cause the symptom Snowblower leaks gas are listed below starting with the most likely. Check or test each item and watch any available videos.


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To see parts for your snowblower, you need to enter your model number on the right. The system will then display parts that are associated with your snowblower.

Carburetor Bowl Gasket

If the snowblower leaks gas the carburetor bowl gasket on the bottom of the carburetor might be dried out or missing. If the leak is coming from the bottom of the carburetor, try replacing the carburetor bowl gasket.

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To see parts for your snowblower, you need to enter your model number on the right. The system will then display parts that are associated with your snowblower.

Carburetor Gasket

If the snowblower leaks gas the carburetor gasket on the bottom of the carburetor might be dried out or missing. If the leak is coming from the bottom of the carburetor, try replacing the carburetor gasket.

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What is a model number, and where do I find it?

To see parts for your snowblower, you need to enter your model number on the right. The system will then display parts that are associated with your snowblower.

Carburetor

If the snowblower leaks gas the carburetor assembly float mechanism inside the float bowl might be sticking open. If this happens, remove the carburetor assembly from the snowblower engine and either clean it thoroughly or replace it.

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To see parts for your snowblower, you need to enter your model number on the right. The system will then display parts that are associated with your snowblower.

Fuel Filter

If the snowblower leaks gas, check the connections to the fuel filter and the filter housing itself. If it has a crack, replace it, don't try to repair it. If any of the fuel lines are dry or cracked replace them completely, don't try to cut off a piece and reattach it because the rest of the tubing might also have cracks or defects.

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What is a model number, and where do I find it?

To see parts for your snowblower, you need to enter your model number on the right. The system will then display parts that are associated with your snowblower.

Fuel Pump

If the snowblower engine leaks gas, check the fuel pump. Be certain the fuel lines and pulse line fit tightly on the fuel pump. Also, check for cracks or pinholes in the fuel pump body.

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What is a model number, and where do I find it?

To see parts for your snowblower, you need to enter your model number on the right. The system will then display parts that are associated with your snowblower.

Primer Bulb

If the snowblower leaks gas check the primer bulb. Over time the rubber of the primer bulb can become brittle and cracked. If the primer bulb is leaking, replace it. Don't try to patch or repair it.

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What is a model number, and where do I find it?

To see parts for your snowblower, you need to enter your model number on the right. The system will then display parts that are associated with your snowblower.

Fuel Shut-Off Solenoid

If the snowblower leaks gas, check the fuel shut off solenoid valve. Be certain the fuel lines fit tightly on the fuel shut off solenoid valve. Also, check for cracks or pinholes in the fuel shut off lines.

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What is a model number, and where do I find it?

To see parts for your snowblower, you need to enter your model number on the right. The system will then display parts that are associated with your snowblower.

Fuel Line

If the snowblower leaks gas, check the fuel lines. If any of them has a crack, replace it, don't try to repair it. If any of the fuel lines are dry or cracked replace them completely, don't try to cut off a piece and reattach it because the rest of the tubing might also have cracks or defects.

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What is a model number, and where do I find it?

To see parts for your snowblower, you need to enter your model number on the right. The system will then display parts that are associated with your snowblower.

Fuel Shut Off

If the snowblower leaks gas, check the fuel shut off valve. Be certain the fuel lines fit tightly on the fuel shut off. Also, check for cracks or pinholes in the fuel shut off lines.

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What is a model number, and where do I find it?

To see parts for your snowblower, you need to enter your model number on the right. The system will then display parts that are associated with your snowblower.

Fuel Tank Kit

If the snowblower leaks gas check the gas tank for cracks, pinholes, separated seams, or areas that might be worn out. If the tank is leaking do not try to patch it, replace the gas tank.

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