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Hi. I have a husqvarna 272 chain saw. I'm the original owner. The problem I have is it cuts great at full throttle downward but when you do an upcut it loses alot of power, about half. I think it has to do with the throttle linkage but I'm not sure. Any help?? Thank you

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You need to remove the wire throttle rod and gently increase its lenght by bending, do not over bend or it will increase the idle speed.

Posted on Jan 14, 2011

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