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Cant put chain bar back on my poulan chainsaw

Perhaps the brake needs resetting and cant see how to achieve this

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Deborah there is a tensioning screw on the side assembly that will need reducing back. This should allow the bar and brake assembly to go back on

Posted on Apr 06, 2014

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Posted on Jan 02, 2017

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SOURCE: chainsaw wont oil the chain and bar it is a poulan 2000 woodsman

It's probably the oiler check valve located on the crankcase just in front of the clutch. You will probably need to remove the clutch and sprocket to get at it.

Posted on Mar 06, 2009

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SOURCE: HOW TO INSTALL A NEW CHAIN ON POULAN 16'' BLACKHAWK CHAINSAW

hi likniz

unlock the lock nuts,take off the chain cover,change the chain,adjust the screw tightening chain,back the cover and the lock nuts.

best wishes savumihai71

Posted on Dec 02, 2008

SOURCE: Poulan Farmhand chainsaw chain tightens too tight for motor to move chain

Make sure the chain is not over tightened. When adjusting the tightness, ensure there is at least 1/8" of looseness by pulling up on the chain in the middle of the bar and releasing it. If a chain becomes overheated because of leaning on the saw when the chain is dull, or lack of oil on the chain, it may expand in the track and not turn freely.
Marlyn, Mountain, Ont. Canada

Posted on Oct 03, 2008

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SOURCE: poulan pro with tooless chain tightening - chain will not stay on

i have a 4620 poulan that had the same problem. use it for 10 minutes, spend 15 minutes reinstalling the chain. i sent poulan an email threatening to sue them and they decided to send me the parts to change it over to the old style for free. try poulan.com

Posted on Apr 27, 2009

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SOURCE: Poulan-Pro 295 leaks excessive bar-chain oil

It's a seal somewhere either on the reservoir, or the 'feed' to the bar.
But in the short term, if you must use it, the simplest way of stopping the leak, is to not store it with any oil in it, until you locate the source of the leak.
That should help, but I'll wish you good luck never the less ;)
& plz don't forget to rate, thankyou :)

Posted on Aug 01, 2009

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