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Preventive maintenance craftsman 5600 generator

What should I do when storing my craftsman 5600 ac generator. I have run all of the gas out of it by allowing the unit to exhaust its gas supply. Someone said I was supposed to drain the carb. but that would be a hard thing to so.

Do I need to drain the carb? If so, how do you do that?

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There should be a little bowl on the bottom of the carb if so take the bowl off and a gas can & funnel it should drain everything out the reason for draining all the gas out is if you don't most of the time it will start coroding the parts & when you go to use it again it wont run because the float is stuck or corosion in carb hope that helps e-mail me let me know thanks wade

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