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I have two black hoses that look like they go to the gas tank one broke off and the other has a plastic nozzle on it and there is two holes in the bottom of gas tank is that where they are to go.

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Yes, one goes to your primer bulb and the other is attached to the fuel filter in the tank. If the hose broke off, I suggest you go to your local small engine repair shop where you can purchase replacement hose. It will appear that the hose they give you is too big to go in the holes, so to solve that, you can cut one end at a 45 degree angle. Push and twist, push and twist will be the way to go. Now is a good time to replace your fuel filter as well. It might be rolling around in your tank now if that's the hose that broke.

The hose that has the nozzle in it...does that go to your primer bulb or to your carb?

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