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Poulan Super 1800 16" chainsaw .

Chain saw. poulan super 1800 16" . Chain or bar problems?Chain rotates for a few seconds, then stops.Appreciate any answers as I have cleaned, adjusted everything I can think of that might cause this. Love the saw and really want to get it running again. Thanks, Rick

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  • dortfran Nov 14, 2008

    Thanks Dennis,I appreciate the tip for future use, but, this was a new chain was put on when the problem came up. Thanks again. Dortfran

  • ryan7585 Nov 15, 2008

    I have the same problem! new chain, new bar and everything. Do I need a new sprocket?

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Hi dortfran,
My name is Dennis and I hope to be of assistance.
This sounds like a kink in the chain and I would try a new chain because this can be a very small kink and very difficult to find and straighten out. If you must put the chain saw in a vise by clamping the bar and run the chain back and forth from the sprocket to the bar grove under operating tension and locate the misalignment at the bargrove. Now you have located the problem but the fix is still sweat away, and with some luck you may be able to spring the chain straight and have the link flexable to opporate without a hitch.
Glad to be of assistance. Please rate the solution because i can learn from your rating.
Thank you
Dennis

Posted on Nov 09, 2008

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