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Replaced fuel lines and pressing the primer pump does not feed gasoline to the car.

I have replaced by homelite trimmer fuel lines and did not pay particular attention to the depth of the fuel lines in the tank. I cannot pump fuel into the card to start the engine and pressure builds up in the tank and forces gas out of the tank where the fuel go into the gas tank. Could I have the filter on the wrong line? thanks Harold

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Sounds like you have the fuel lines switched around. The fuel line closest to the primer bulb will be the shortest line. It only goes 1" or so into the tank. The other line will be the longest line, and sometimes the smallest in diameter of the two depending on the size of your trimmer, and must rest comfortably on the bottom of the tank.

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