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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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My 550xp chainsaw is only a year old and it will start right

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my 550xp chainsaw is only a year old and it will start right up run for 5 mins then stop and cant get started back up
JA: Do you have fuel in the tank? If so, is the shut-off valve open and the fuel clean?
Customer: yes checked all that
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: yes
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: think that is it,other than that runs good for 5 min
Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Wayne replied 6 months ago.

Hi I'm Wayne

I will help you with this

when it dies , check for spark at the plug

let me know