Having problems with your Briggs & Stratton Pressure Washers ?

Fuel is leeking thru the air filter when the wsher is off. It starts and shut off, won't run.


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The bowl in the carb is sticking and causing the fuel to run out the filter. I would recommend taking the machine to a small engine shop and have them clean the carb for you.
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