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Chain saw will not allow piston past TDC

On trying to start with pull cord, the piston stops at TDC with a sharp "clunk!"

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  • jannfred Dec 18, 2008

    Thanks. Spark plug is out. I see no foreign matter that would stop piston. But it is stopping with a clunk"

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Take the sparkplug out and look in side for any forien matter,if you cant see any then it is in side the motor

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