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Primer leaks gas after fuel tank is filled

\015 After putting fuel into tank, it started leaking from the primer bulb. At first I thought I needed a new primer bulb but the primer was designed to have a hole. Never had this problem before, I've used it only 4 times and its only 2 years old.\015

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