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Poulan 14" chainsaw, fuel coming out of fuel cap vent

When saw is running fuel is squirting out of the vent hole on the fuel cap. Saw continue to runs but fuel continues to come out of vent hole.

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The fuel cap has a rubber check valve in the top. This check valve allows air to enter the tank so fuel can flow. Much like the vent on your gas can. Sounds like the check valve in the cap is stiffening and not flexing. Best bet is to buy a new cap. Most caps like that sell for less than $3.

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