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I some how lost my primer fuel line and have a hole in the gas tank I cant find the nipple to put into the hole to attach the fuel line

The round hole that the fuel line connects to is missing a nipple or is it a fuel filter imn not sure it is the line that runs from primer

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On my Atom edger the return line from the primer bulb goes directly into the fuel tank through the hole in the bottom of the tank.
-There is no connector for this.
-Cut the end of this fuel line at a sharp angle and insert it into the tank, push it in about 3 cm and then fit the other end of the line to the primer bulb.
-The tight fit that a new fuel line gives is sufficient to seal the entry hole and my does not leak when using a fresh/new fuel line.

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