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Poulan Pro PP4218AVX. Saw suddenly won't turn the chain,

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Poulan Pro PP4218AVX. Saw suddenly won't turn the chain, appears that the clutch assembly is locking up the motion of the drive crankshaft. Tried to take the clutch off but it will slide up 1/8" and binds.
Any advice?
Submitted: 23 days ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Donald replied 23 days ago.

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Expert:  Donald replied 23 days ago.

I would like to confirm something.

Expert:  Donald replied 23 days ago.

Are you saying that even if you remove your bar and chain from your saw, your clutch will still get hot, if you rev up your engine?