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BBQ gas leaking from regulator vent

BBQ is about 6 years old. The regulator is allowing gas to escape at the vent (not the hoses). When I turn on the gas at the grill, it seems to stop escaping at the vent.

It's a cheap BBQ. The hoses are attached with crimped clamps, so I'm not sure if I can find a replacement part. (I looked at a few hardware stores and they didn't have anything).

Any suggestions

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  • Anonymous Mar 22, 2014

    when the gas tank is opened, the gas escapes through the whole vent regulator

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Tou will have to cut off the hose at the crimp point a drimel wors real well then buy a new regulator and hose and automotive hose clamps 3/16 is best

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