Question about Husqvarna Garden

1 Answer

I have a husqvarna chain saw that runs great when it is flat but when you turn it side ways to notch cut it sputters and dies the low high and idle screws all seem to be adjusted right and it has a new plug and filter

Posted by on

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    President:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 500 times.

  • Master
  • 2,220 Answers

If the fuel filter was recently replaced the hose inside the fuel tank is almost certainly free to move when the saw is tipped (filter on free end of hose). There is a slim possibility the hose has a hole that is immersed in fuel when the saw is in the normal position and open to the air once the saw is tipped causing starvation. I think this problem is beyond the capability of most users to trouble shoot and repair. Please try your neighbor chainsaw shop for repair. HTH
Lou

Posted on Sep 10, 2009

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
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.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

My e series 142 spins the chain and idles insanely fast when I have the choke pulled out. Then when I give it throttle it calms down and then I can barely keep it idling. with throttle all the way pulled...


Check air filter- clean or replace, Make sure you have fresh fuel, A new spark while you are giving it a service, Do you know how to tune the saw? Start with basic settings 1 turn on the low and 1 turn on the high And adjust from there, You might have turned the idle up too high. The choke should always be fully in when saw is running. Hope this is a good start

Oct 04, 2013 | Husqvarna Garden

2 Answers

How to adjusted the high and low in a ryobi rcs3535c4


The initial hi and low jet settings are in the owner's manual or sometimes stamped on the side cover next to the carburetor. If you do not have a manual go to lawnandgarden.manualsonline.com to get one.

Oct 04, 2013 | Garden

2 Answers

42cc 18 inch craftsman chainsaw model 358-351910-18. Saw runs great at idle or while not cutting wood, when starting to cut wood just after the entire bar gets into the wood engine bogs down and chain...


Generally this is a fuel / air ratio problem. Usually it can be solved by a carb adjustment. On the carb there are usually two screws, one marked low or L , the other marked high or H. Low is your adjustment for idle mixture, high is for mixture at full throttle. The saw should Always be adjusted to run well during the cut. Make adjustments a little at a time, then try The saw. Continue small adjustments untill the saw is performing well at full throttle while Cutting.

Aug 09, 2011 | Poulan Pro Chain Saw 46cc 20"

2 Answers

My Homelite ZR10926 16-Inch 33cc Ranger it is starting, idling, it dies when I accelerate it. I assume is the carburetor, maybe ? thank you.


It probably is not getting enough fuel. Check the filter in the tank. If it has been sitting with stale gass this filter plugs up.
Try running the engine with some choke. If this helps, try adjusting the carburetor high speed screw.

Jun 04, 2011 | Homelite ZR10926 16 Chain Saw

1 Answer

The chain saw runs okay until i start to cut wood on higher revs then it cuts ouy


Does it run O.K. with high revs. with no load, but dies when you start to cut (load) ? If that is the case your carb. needs to be adjusted and that is difficult to put into words. Without knowing what make of carb you have because they can change from year to year, and also depends on the model. Without knowing make of carb I suggest you try to turn the L (low) and H (high) needles in (clockwise) until they are lightly seated so you don't damage the needle or seat. Now turn them both out (counterclockwise) one turn as a start. Start your saw to let it warm up now rev it up it should not hesitate or run rough while reving up. If it does turn low needle out 1/4 turn or more if needed until it does not hesitate. (turning any needle out will let in more gas turning in less gas) If you get this far good idling and reving up, now adjust high needle the same way. With high needle you can also try turning it in. keep on adjusting needles in or out in small increments until it runs right. If you cannot get it running right after all this, you probably need a carb overhaul, just a cleaning or carb kit if diaphrams are stiff or damaged. I hope this helps you. Please forgive grammar errors. Let me know how you made out.

Dec 01, 2010 | Husqvarna "Chain Saw - 16" Bar, 3 Hp

1 Answer

Have a 137e husqavarna saw put new carb on and just fires and dies. Any help would be appreciated


Try when idle to adjust the carb settings.There has to be 2 screws to adjust the low and high.The low is for when the saw is in low at speed or when is not in use for cut.When you pull the handle to start cut then the adjust the high one at max speed.


If you need more help come back.Post / thumbs / testimonial are welcome!

Nov 19, 2010 | Husqvarna "Chain Saw - 16" Bar, 3 Hp

1 Answer

When I start the motor it runs on high idle and the blade starts to spin without hitting the trigger... When I hit the trigger it sputters and turns off...


I don't know if your saw has adjustable needles on the carb, but if it does, the "low" side needle needs to be turned counterclockwise about 1/8 to 1/4 turn. THis will richen up the idle mixture which will take care of the sputtering, and should also bring down the idle speed.

Nov 19, 2009 | Husqvarna Chain Saw 20" Bar

1 Answer

Cannot adjust carburator on husqvarna chainsaw 435


the screws are on the side of the carb very small heads flat screw driver is needed as they have a cover on them it has to fit inside the cover H (high) and L (low) tighten them all the way in tight but not forcing them turn anti clockwize 1 1/4 turns try to start the saw pull the trigger and adjust the H (high) till it runs smooth then  let it idle then pull the trigger again saw should rev without loss of revs if it does turn the L (low) small amount either way till it does  hope this helps 

Oct 19, 2009 | Husqvarna "Chain Saw - 16" Bar, 3 Hp

1 Answer

After running for about a half hour or so it begins to stall in between cuts . . should i adjust the low,high or idle screw


Is the chain being properly oiled? You should get a thin line of oil after running the tip of the saw near to a piece of paper or cardboard for moment or two. Is the saw getting overly hot after running? Clean the cylinder and air passages with compressed air if it is. Check the muffler for any plugging of spark arrestor screen. Turn both jet screws CW to stops (lightly) then turn both out 1-1/2 turns CCW for a basic setting. Pull throttle full on (after warm up) and adjust H for high engine speed, but 4-stroking that smooths out immediately when cutting. Release throttle and adjust L for fairly smooth idle, but rich enough to allow the engine to 'follow-the-throttle'. Adjust idle speed so that the chain stops moving. Hope this helps.

Oct 08, 2009 | Husqvarna Chain Saw 20" Bar

Not finding what you are looking for?
Garden Logo

Related Topics:

172 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Husqvarna Garden Experts

Phil Walker
Phil Walker

Level 3 Expert

608 Answers

Doctor PC
Doctor PC

Level 3 Expert

7733 Answers

Roland W VanLue
Roland W VanLue

Level 3 Expert

486 Answers

Are you a Husqvarna Garden Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...