Small Engine

Small Engine Troubleshooting Problems? Ask a Mechanic Now.

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Small Engine Questions
My chain saw guide bar will no longer hold in position.
My chain saw guide bar will no longer hold in position. Chain is holding and then once the electric chain saw starts to be used, the guide bar keeps slipping. Remington chain saw. … read more
gpt61356
gpt61356
Bachelor's Degree
3,564 satisfied customers
The chain jumped off the blade for my Poulan 46cc chain saw.
the chain jumped off the blade for my Poulan 46cc chain saw. how do i put it back on … read more
Vince O.
Vince O.
Small Engine Technician
High School or GED
3,283 satisfied customers
How do i remove the chain tensioner know from a UT43104
How do i remove the chain tensioner know from a UT43104 electric chain saw? … read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Technician
Associate Degree
19,291 satisfied customers
CHAINSAW QUESTION: I have a Husqvarna Rancher 50 16 old saw.
CHAINSAW QUESTION: I have a Husqvarna Rancher 50 16' old saw. I have several chains. When I start the machine I first make sure the chain is snug on the bar. After 10 minutes of use it is EXTREMELY lo… read more
PK.
PK.
Owner
High School or GED
790 satisfied customers
My chainsaw is idling super high. I saw the "L" and "H" adjustment
My chainsaw is idling super high. I saw the "L" and "H" adjustment screws...but not sure how to address.… read more
J.R.
J.R.
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
209 satisfied customers
The chain keeps coming off my McCulloch electric chainsaw model
The chain keeps coming off my McCulloch electric chainsaw model MCC3516F. I have flipped the bar like the manual says but the chain continues to come off after 3-4 logs. The bar is not bent. The chain… read more
J.R.
J.R.
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
209 satisfied customers
My homelite textron chain saw seems to have a a clutch slipping.
My homelite textron chain saw seems to have a a clutch slipping. When sawing engine runs fine but chain slows down. What is problem?? How do I fix [email protected]… read more
Jeremy R.
Jeremy R.
1,138 satisfied customers
I have an old power mac 310. each time I start it and saw
I have an old power mac 310. each time I start it and saw a little it throws the chain and bends the adjustment screw. Can you help me diagnose the problem.… read more
J.R.
J.R.
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
209 satisfied customers
I purchased a Homelite Chain Saw approxametly 10 months ago,
I purchased a Homelite Chain Saw approxametly 10 months ago, the model no. UT10560A and S/N AMT1610519. Every time I attemt to use it, the chain constantly come of and jambs up at the toe guard. I hav… read more
Ranwell1
Ranwell1
CEO
High School or GED
6,030 satisfied customers
Husqvarna 55 RANCHER CHAINSAW HELP W/ replacing the Chain Tensioner
Husqvarna 55 RANCHER CHAINSAW HELP W/ replacing the Chain Tensioner screw , question is there is a screw a 'pointy thing' to tighten the chain and a rubber nut...how does it work...does the nut go on … read more
Rick
Rick
Factory Authorized Trainer
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
4,218 satisfied customers
I am using a Homelite UT10544 Chainsaw. The chain is sagging
I am using a Homelite UT10544 Chainsaw. The chain is sagging off the bar. How do i tighten it. i notice what appears to be two adjustment knobs on the side but the big one is very difficult if not imp… read more
Hank F.
Hank F.
Service Technician
High School or GED
1,541 satisfied customers
the oil for the chain will not stay in the resivoir.. it runs
the oil for the chain will not stay in the resivoir.. it runs right through... is this normal? am I using the wrong oil? I have an electric stick chainsaw trimmer… read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Technician
Associate Degree
19,291 satisfied customers
I have a Poulan CS 2150, probably a few years old, rarely used
I have a Poulan CS 2150, probably a few years old, rarely used and when used it is used for light weight limb and brush work. I know it's a rather low-end saw (some might say cheapo) but even for a ch… read more
Jon K.
Jon K.
Small Engine Diagnostic Expert
Some College, military training,
2,995 satisfied customers
Iam having a difficulty to keep the chain on for longer than
Iam having a difficulty to keep the chain on for longer than two to three minuts, it is craftsman gas cjain saw, 42cc - 18 in.Bar. Would you know if there is a defects on this model. Your answer would… read more
Ranwell1
Ranwell1
CEO
High School or GED
6,030 satisfied customers
I have a MTD 8 HP 2 stage snowblower that will not go forward
I have a MTD 8 HP 2 stage snowblower that will not go forward when engaged. It will go in reverse. I noticed that the chain connecting the large gear on the wheel shaft to the smaller gear has quite a… read more
Rick
Rick
Factory Authorized Trainer
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
4,218 satisfied customers
I have a poulan chainsaw that the bar and chain vibrate loose
I have a poulan chainsaw that the bar and chain vibrate loose during use. It has the dial on the side of the machine to tighten the bar.… read more
Donerightmotors
Donerightmotors
Self Employed
High School or GED
84 satisfied customers
how do you keep the chain tight on a poulan pro 18 inch bar.Chain
how do you keep the chain tight on a poulan pro 18 inch bar.Chain loosens up every 5 min while in use.… read more
Rick
Rick
Factory Authorized Trainer
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
4,218 satisfied customers
I have a Poulan Pro chainsaw 42cc. The saw was working great
I have a Poulan Pro chainsaw 42cc. The saw was working great up to about 15 min. of run time. The saw was off and after starting to cut the wood , the chain quit rotating around the bar. I cleared all… read more
Delsley
Delsley
Handyman & JustAnswer Expert
IT Certificate
43 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

You did one super job of explaining to me everything there is to know about this fridge. I'm looking forward to asking you questions in the future.

JimmyBagley, IA

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

I couldn't be more satisfied! This is the site I will always come to when I need a second opinion.

JustinKernersville, NC

Just let me say that this encounter has been entirely professional and most helpful. I liked that I could ask additional questions and get answered in a very short turn around.

EstherWoodstock, NY

Thank you so much for taking your time and knowledge to support my concerns. Not only did you answer my questions, you even took it a step further with replying with more pertinent information I needed to know.

RobinElkton, Maryland

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Curtis B.

Curtis B.

Technician

19,291 satisfied customers

have worked on and around most engine models for 35 yrs./Polaris ATV expert

Rick

Rick

Factory Authorized Trainer

4,218 satisfied customers

Outdoor Power Equipment technical trainer since 1990, covering eight states.

Vince O.

Vince O.

Small Engine Technician

3,283 satisfied customers

Over 30 years experience repairing lawn and garden equipment. Chainsaws, mowers,blowers and trimmers

Jon K.

Jon K.

Small Engine Diagnostic Expert

2,995 satisfied customers

Gold certified Stihl tech, Service Manager for a rental/repair shop.Certified in most small engines

James W

James W

Small Engine Troubleshooting Expert

3,715 satisfied customers

7 years as Mechanic & Parts Manager for Brother who has Owned Lawn & Garden Repair shop for 35 years

RUSS

RUSS

SERVICE TECHNICIAN

1,723 satisfied customers

28 YEAR SERVICE TECHNICIAN

roger

roger

Small Engine Technician

390 satisfied customers

23 years of being a shop owner..small engine trade schools

< Previous | Next >

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x