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I have a chainsaw 3.7 CU inch that was made by roper and marketed by Craftsman. The spark is very weak and I think that it has a weak magneto magnet. Are replacements available or is there someplace I can have the magnet recharged?

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The magnets are fitted in the flywheel, they are not rechargable. Remove the pullstart cover and
check the air gap between the high tension coil
and the flywheel for oil and dirt, blow it out with air
and clean with sand paper. The gap should be about 10tho. It is very seldom anything else goes
wrong with these parts unless the wire is stripped
and is earthing and i am sure you have renewd your spark plug. Stephen
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Posted on Sep 06, 2009

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