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To much oil from thechain and bar - Echo CS400 18" Chain Saw

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Http://www.echo-usa.com/pdf/documentation/CS400es1112_111109.pdf
If a CS400 the oiler is adjustable. See page 27 of the above attachment. You can download an OM here:
EchoUSA
http://www.echo-usa.com/documentation.asp
If your saw is not listed type "CS" in the “Model:” window, click "Search" and select your saw from the list provided.
I think the serial number is key to getting the correct one.

If you have more questions or need additional help please reply below and I will get back to you. HTH & Good Luck.
Lou
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