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Engine won't start

Put oil in the fuel tank

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  • vsalito Nov 19, 2008

    I tried that already but still won't run. I think the carburetor is clogged with the oil.

  • vsalito Nov 19, 2008

    Your suggestion would be very helpful if I had a clue as to how to rebuild the carb. However, I'm not mechanically inclined and therefore clueless.

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    yadayada May 11, 2010

    RINSE THE TANK OUT WITH GAS, THEN ADD FRESH GAS, START THE CHAIN SAW WITH STARTING FLUID TO **** THE REST OF THE OIL THROUGH THE ENGINE, IF IT IS A 2 CYCLE MIX THE FUEL ACCORDING TO MANUFACTURER SPECS.

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The carb is very simple, rebuilding it is a 1 hour job, Have you tried theis mehtod several times?

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    yadayada Nov 19, 2008

    I am sorry about the lack of skill, but there is a 1st time for everything, give it a try, use a digital camera to record how everything goes together

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