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Category: Small Engine
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Experience:  have worked on and around most engine models for 35 yrs./Polaris ATV expert
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Chainsaw bogs down and dies alot

Customer Question

chainsaw bogs down and dies alot
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Vince O. replied 1 year ago.
Hello, the fuel lines sometime rot and the fuel filter falls off. Is yours still connected?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Yes
Expert:  Vince O. replied 1 year ago.
Will it run if not cutting?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I can get it to run but it won't stay running without playing with the trigger
Expert:  Vince O. replied 1 year ago.
Make sure the carbs tight. The carb may need adjusted. A special tool needed but you make one. Tap a piece of 3/16 copper tubing onto the adjustment screws to turn them.
Expert:  Vince O. replied 1 year ago.
Start the saw and open the low speed screw(closest to the engine) so it will run without the choke on.Squeeze the trigger and if it hesitates or wants to stall open low speed a hair more.Run on high speed and fine tune adjustment,after it runs good open high speed screw a hair so it doesn't run too lean.

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