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My troy bilt tb425 cs won't start, gas coming out at air cleaner

I took the air cleaner cover off to clean and tried to start it with cover off and gas squirts out of the cleaner when i pull the cord

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You need to clean the carb. First remove the air filter cover and filter. Then remove the 4 screws that hold on the primer bulb. Be very careful as there is a spring in the carb. that will "jump out"! There are a few gaskets and aluminum pieces. pull them off in layers and be cautious as they need to be put back on in the same order. Clean all of the visable parts with brake cleaner DO NOT USE CARB AND CHOKE CLEANER! if you do the gaskets will swell and will not be reusable. On the last plate there is a gold colored jet remove it with a small scredriver. it is a semi cylindrical brass tube. There is a very small hole in the center of this. It must be cleaned as it is clogged with trash. after cleaning all of the parts with brake cleaner reassemble in the same fashion as disassembled. prime the fuel bulb and start it up... That should take care of all the problems listed above.!!!

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