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The saw you have is made by Poulan, and those lines give lots of folks headaches. Here's the way they go:
I hope this makes sense. If not, please let me know.
Craftsman is a brand sold by Sears. The 358 in the front indicates it was made by Poulan. I've seen them coming off the assembly line on several occasions. Sears is a retailer, not a manufacturer; they don't build anything. All Sears units were made private label by major manufacturers in various sectors. Just as an FYI, here's a list of who makes Sears units by vendor number - the three numbers before the period in the model. If you scroll down to 358, you'll see it listed as Baird/Poulan. The Baird portion went away long ago. Poulan is now actually owned by Husqvarna as of two years ago.
Sears Source Codes
Please don't accept my answer until you are conpletely satisfied. I take pride in providing complete and accurate answers to my customers. I've been an instructor in this industry for more than two decades, so make me work for it.
Here's a diagram that may be a bit easier to understand. If it's not clear, let me know. You have a non-AV chain saw, so your will be like the one on the left. Just ignore the picture of the optional AV carburetor.
Carburetor Fuel Line Diagram
This is a PDF file that should open automatically when you click on it. If it doesn't let me know and I'll post it in a diffferent format. This one should be easier to print, and most folks have this free software already installed.