Troy-Bilt 4-Cycle Curve Shaft Gas String Trimmer…
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The (clear) fuel intake line runs from the top of the carburetor (straight nipple) and goes to the short post on the back of the primer bulb. The return line (blue) comes from the long post on the back of the primer bulb and goes into the bottom of the fuel tank.
If you have fuel lines splitting, either your not using the correct submersible hose or else you have too much pressure from a faulty fuel pressure regulator.
The fuel return hose is a fuel system hose that is found on vehicles equipped with carburetors. It`s primary purpose is to return excess fuel from the carburetor to the fuel pump, however it serves other important functions as well.
I can smell fuel and it seems to be coming out of the muffler while I am trying to start my hedge trimmer, what might be wrong? Typically this is an indication the unit is flooded, this can be caused by old or incorrect fuel, improper starting procedures, ignition failure, or a damaged engine.
Your edger`s fuel lines carry fuel from the tank to the carburetor. Sometimes these fuel lines can become cracked and weathered, and this can lead to a fuel leak. Occasionally, the fuel clamps on your lines will need tightening, and this can solve the problem.
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Poulan te 450 cxl fuel lines need routed correctly two line both in tank one to fuel filter other line?
Other line is just left open like to send gas back from the carb.
Replaceing fuel line in polan 3300 chain saw – Poulan Pro 42CC 2 Cycle Chainsaw, 18"
Use a piece of wire and insert it into the fuel line, then bend a hook in the end and hook it over the end of the fuel line…lubricate the fuel line with some vaseoline very lightly…about the first one inch of the fuel line and then use your fingers to start the fuel line into the tank, once you have the fuel line in the tank give enough to hook the fuel filter to and so it can be dropped back into the tank.
Below is a drawing of how to route the fuel lines.
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The fuel lines have rotted out of the edger gas tank. How do I fix or do I need to replace entire tank with new fuel lines?Since there are no male fuel line connections exiting the fuel tank and just two holes where the lines were, I guess I need to replace the entire tank and get a new one with lines already attached. Thanks.
No you can buy replacement fuel line but you must reconnect the filter in the tank that line goes to the bottom of the carby then out the top of the carby to the inlet on the primer then out of the primer and back to the tank.
Need to replace fuel lines on my Troy Bilt gas hedge trimmer. Where can I get replacement fuel lines… or better yet… what size are the lines and where can I buy a few feet of the lines. Note: I have reviewed the parts assembly and it would seem to indicate I have to replace the entire handle assembly (Part #1) instead of just buying replacement hose(s). Any help to resolve my issue would be greatly appreciated and thanks in advance
Replacement fuel lines should be readily available at your local lawnmower repair shop. Your TroyBilt hedger uses fuel line that is 3/32″ (2.4mm) interior dimension, 3/16″ (4.8mm) outside dimension, with a 3/64″ (1.2mm) wall dimension.
Most manufacturers don’t offer replacement line, only fuel tank assemblies. Find your local shop, and try to get the TYGON brand…it is yellow. Tygon lasts the longest. You should be able to buy it by the foot for less than $2 per foot. You will need 2 feet of hose to replace both lines.
Make sure to clean the in-tank filter when replacing hoses.
Which fuel lines go where on Craftsman hedge trimmer, just replaced fuel lines and forgot where big line goes and small line goes
My trimmer is leaking fuel help – Ryobi 30 Cubic Centimeter Curved Shaft Gas Trimmer
Change your primer bulb and/or fuel lines.
Where can I get a fuel line routing diagram? – Husqvarna 28cc Hand Held Blower HVH 125B
Just go from the fuel tank straight to the carb and the primer. The pipes are a set length so you don’t have to worry about threading it all around the blower.. just take the most direct route from the tank to the carb..!
I need the fuel line size on Homelite gas blower. Is the fuel filter a washable/cleanable filter?
I think they are 1/8 in hoses on them and if it is a foam filter they are washable,mild soap and then a light coating of oil