Small Engine Troubleshooting Problems? Ask a Mechanic Now.
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Joe, how long has it been since your chainsaw performed to your satisfaction?
Did you have gas left inside your fuel tank from a year ago? These are troubleshooting questions.
Ok. The reason I asked, is because the gas that was left inside your fuel tank turned stale, and is the cause of the problem you are experiencing. To resolve this problem, you will need to replace your fuel hoses, and fuel filter, and also either clean, rebuild, or replace your carburetor.
The ethanol in old gas, will cause problems.
We can continue from here. Thanks!