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Flymo strummer maxi trim 430 leaking petrol?

Petrol leaking where yellow fuel line enters the bottom of the tank.
I can push it in and out of the tank but it does not feel tight enough .
The fuel line is yellow and has a float? attached to the tank end that rattles about.
Can I seal it with something or is a new tube required?

Rickmeadow
June 2016
I had the same problem with mine. Just replace the old fuel line with a new one. It can be tight and a bit fiddly to do. I found also, that the old fuel line was so compressed it was causing fuel stavation.

Matt Longmore
July 2016
Ive got the same problem. I found the filter inside tank in loose. Question is how it was fixed?
I can't find instruction of manuals for fix this part.

Tomasz
June 2016
Could be a new tank is required.

Parts diagrams here:

http://www.shouldersofshoreham.co.uk/index.php/9527151-90

http://www.manualslib.com/manual/357880/Flymo-Maxi-Trim-430-Parts.html?page=3#manual

http://www.shop.flymo.co.uk/petrol-grass-trimmers/maxi-trim-430-952715279-02/catalogue.pl?path=600082,159049:634291&model_ref=557707&illustration_ref=1082494&page=2

XXX
June 2016
Amazon will sell you a fuel line repair kit quite cheaply

The float thing will be a fuel filter

Good Luck...
June 2016

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