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Oil leaking when not on use

My chainsaw continues to leak oil even after it has sat in the box for a long time how do I find how to stop it from leaking. Someone said there was a screw that you can tighten so you dont have as much oil going to the chain.

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That will not stop it Ray and not all saws have adjustable oilers If you are using up a tank of fuel and the oil tank is almost empty it is set correctly. Your OM recommends draining the oil tank before putting it up. I have 7 saws. 6 of them weep if stored with oil in the tank; I suspect as the one that does not ages it will weep too.

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