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9hp briggs and stratton engine has gasoline in the engine oil

9hp horizontal drive for electric generator. used for emergency electrical power only. therefore is not used except when required. started and checked out spring and fall.started it, excessive smoke! shut down. found gas in engine oil.could you please tell me what would cause this and the repair procedure. thank you

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Old gas, gone bad from sitting. Drain all gas out and use carb cleaner in unit to clean. Add fresh gas.

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