Q: How to stop gas leakage from going into carburetor

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Gas is boiling and leaking heavily through fuel filter. Starts normally, but won't drive very far at all. Smoking heavily out of exhaust pipe when running. Edelbrock carburetor

My car has 8 miles.
My car has a manual transmission.

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