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16 HP briggs and stratton poulan severe flooding

When you let it set overnight the cylinder floods with gas and locks the motor the only way to start it is to take the sparkplug out and crank over the engine to blow out the gas before it will start.Why does it flood so bad?

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The carb is not closing down properly. You will need to either rebuild the carb or just replace it. Basically the float is staying open after you shut the machine down. Please rate

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