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Gas running out a vent hose

While bike is running gas runs out the vent hose that comes off the top of the carburator. Antbody have a clue why this happends? and how do i fix it?

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Stuck float valve

Posted on Apr 21, 2014

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    John Oughton Apr 21, 2014

    Yes, it

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    John Oughton Apr 21, 2014

    Yes, it's something to do with the floats. They have to move freely. If they do, then the float level is too high, puttng excess gas in the carb which is being vented through the tube. Check the correct float level setting and reset your float.

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