Question about Homelite Consumer Products 9.0 Amp, 14 In. Chainsaw
I have a Homelite UT10926 16" chainsaw. The motor runs but the chain doesn't move on the bar. The chain is not too tight. I took the bar and chain off and the axle the chain runs on will not turn - it appears seized. I couldn't even turn it with pliers. I was using the chainsaw and all was working fine. I stopped to refuel and add barchain oil. When I went to restart the problem occurred out of the blue. Any thoughts?
One solution you should all be aware of, especially with electric chainsaws is the automatic oiler. The oil is pushed into a hole in the rear of the bar where the chain picks up the oil and carries it around the bar lubricating the chain. Sawdust can accumulate in the oil hole till you can't get oil in it anymore. When the chain starts to get dry it gets hotter and hotter and starts burning up what lubrication is left on the chain. As this happens the chain gets tighter and tighter because it no longer flexes like it did when it was lubricated and can actually shrink and get so tight it locks up the chain. Loosen your bar and the chain, take the bar off and clean out the oil holes. Run it until the chain gets re-lubed then re-tighten the chain back to optimal tention.
Posted on Jun 03, 2009
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Dec 01, 2013 | Homelite Gas, 16 In. Bar, 38 CC, Chain...
Oct 31, 2013 | Homelite 33cc 38cc 45cc Chainsaw Oil Pump...
Oct 25, 2012 | Homelite Garden
Sep 02, 2012 | McCulloch 16 In 4.5 Hp Electric Chainsaw...
Nov 14, 2010 | Poulan Pro 14" Gas Chainsaw 33CC P3314
Oct 22, 2010 | Homelite Consumer Products 9.0 Amp, 14 In....
Aug 16, 2010 | Oregon Scientific Oregon Bar And Chain Set...
Mar 17, 2009 | McCulloch Garden
5,464 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: