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I need a fuel line routing scematic for a craftsman 42cc chainsaw

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I need a fuel line routing scematic for a craftsman 42cc chainsaw with a Walbro carburetor, model numberNNN-NN-NNNN I replaced the lines and now it hardly starts, won't run normally, or accellerate and stalls out. Line routing is the only thing I can think of that may have changed. I thought I did it correctly. Everything else seems normal. Can you help me? By the way, this is the same question I asked last nite, so please ignore last nite's question. Also, I may be away from the computer working on the chainsaw, not ignoring you. Thanx.
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Small engine tec replied 5 years ago.

hi,

sounds like you may have something in the diafram, may some dirt or something from changing the lines. here is a web site if you need a rebuild kit

thanks,

jerry

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http://www.searspartsdirect.com/partsdirect/getSubComp.pd?modelNumber=358350180&productCategoryI d=1503220&brandId=0247&modelName=GAS-CHAINSAW&diagramPageId=00003&componentDescription=CARBURETOR&documentId=P9110148&backToLink=Return%20to%20Sub%20Components%20list

Customer: replied 5 years ago.
Not only was the answer too late. But the info was wrong. My problem was indeed the fuel line routing. Fortunately, I found a friend that had one like mine and I copied his. Now it runs great. Thanx anyway.

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