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Gas leaking from damaged plastic bulb on primer. How ccan I replace it? Homelite Trimmer ST 175G.

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If its built into the carb, 2 screws and a cover plate hold it in place. If it is externally mounted, if you look at it closely, you will see it may be snapped into place in the cover its in. Small engine shops and Ebay have the replacements.

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Is the primer bulb suppose to have gas in it this is a homelite


Here's a sketch that might help you. The primer bulb will keep fuel in it. 3985d0d.jpg

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Sounds like you are talking about the primer bulb. It is replaceable, Find a shop that can sell you a primer bulb for a Walbro carburetor or take the unit with you and they should be able to match it up.
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If you need a "wet" primer bulb email me and I will tell you where to get one for around $10 - basscatt at hotmail dot com

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