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Replacing the fuel vent hose on a Stihl chain saw

Had to replace the fuel vent hose on my Stihl 029 super that somehow my son lost. I hooked up the tank end and can't figure out where the opposite end goes. The shop wants a minimum charge of 75.00 to show me. I hate getting ripped off. Can you help please? Thanks

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If it's the clear vent hose that connects to the tank on the left side, that's it. There is a brass plug inside the hose that meters outside air in the tank to regulate the pressure. The hose connects to the tank nipple, done.

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I'd try to contact them. Stihl IPLs are proprietary (not on-line) they may be willing to provide you one. it will probably have the detail needed to answer your question.
Stihl USA
http://www.stihlusa.com/contact.php
HTH
Lou
Do you have more than one Stihl dealer close? Sounds like this one doesn't need your business!!!
If all else fails someone with your model saw will probably help you here: Please do a dearch your question may have been asked and answered.
ArboristSite.com Chainsaw thread (free to join)
http://www.arboristsite.com/forumdisplay.php?f=9

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