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The gas tank on the B&S is leaking at the

The gas tank on the B&S 124k020155-b1 is leaking at the seam. Is there a glue or epoxy thet can be used

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Yes, there are products on the market for gas tank repair. Your local auto parts store should carry these products. Just review them to determine which one will best meet your situation.
Hope this helps, If so Please rate, Thanks.. Good Luck..

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