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I my homelite chainsaw was idel screw will not stay were I set it. It keeps making the chainsaw run too high. How can I get the idel screw to stay were I set it?

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Take screw out and clean. Put a drop off loctite on threads. Let dry and reinstall. This should give resistance to keep it where it is set.

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There should be a coiled spring on the idle screw. Since an idle screw is most often never tightened all the way down, the spring helps to keep it in the desired position by creating tension on the screw.

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You can Get a Manual from the Following Site Addy;
https://register.homelite.com/contact_us/new and Fill Out the Required Information. Remember to have the UT Number if this Unit has One.
>>The Following is the Instruction File for Setting the Air Mixture Screws. Any Input is Appreciated. The Procedure is the Same for 1 or 2 Mixture Screws, Just Use the Instruction File and Skip Over the Section with the Missing Mixture Screw ( Usually the H Mixture Screw).
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>>Now Allow the Engine to Idle. Set the Engine Idle Screw (Not Idle Air) so the Engine will Stay Running if Required.
>>Now Set the Idle Air (L) Mixture Screw so there is No Hesitation when Rapidly Throttling from Idle to Full Throttle. Reset the Engine Idle if Required.****
Please, Do Not Hesitate, If I Missed Something or you Hit a Snag or this Does Not Correct the Problem, I am Here if You Require More Assistance.
Hope this Helps. Let me Know What Happens, Please. May the All Mighty Bless You and Yours. Be Safe and Be Happy. Thanks.

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>>The Following is the Instruction File for Setting the Air Mixture Screws. Any Input is Appreciated. The Procedure is the Same for 1 or 2 Mixture Screws, Just Use the Instruction File and Skip Over the Section with the Missing Mixture Screw ( Usually the H Mixture Screw).
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Please, Do Not Hesitate, If I Missed Something or you Hit a Snag or this Does Not Correct the Problem, I am Here if You Require More Assistance.
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