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I have a Poulon chainsaw problem. I bought it of a "E-bay'' type site. Have replaced the starter cord, put a new fuel line in, replaced the fuel filter and serviced the carb. I've adjusted the H and L screws as best i could, but the idling seems to fluctuate. Goes from idling too fast too just dying. Also when i got it to run for a little while and started to use it, the chain would go tight on the bar obviously adding extra drag on the motor, causing it to stop...., can you please help ?

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