How do you start a Stihl ms360 chainsaw?

To start a Stihl chainsaw, start by pushing the chain brake forward to activate it and removing the cover over the chain and bar. Then, press down the primer valve several times if your chainsaw has one, and set the master control to the cold start setting.

To start a Stihl chainsaw, start by pushing the chain brake forward to activate it and removing the cover over the chain and bar. Then, press down the primer valve several times if your chainsaw has one, and set the master control to the cold start setting.

Likewise, why does my Stihl chainsaw not start? Dirty or clogged fuel tanks, dirty fuel filters and lines, loose fuel hoses, dirty air filters and a dirty carburetor can all restrict fuel flow. Check, clean and replace all the fuel system parts before moving into the internal engine, as gas problems create a majority of starting problems.

Similarly, it is asked, do you start a chainsaw with the brake on?

Always start your chainsaw with the chain brake engaged so the chain does not move.

How do you Unflood a Stihl chainsaw?

How to Troubleshoot a Stihl Chainsaw With a Flooding Engine

  1. Move the” Master” control switch to the cold start position.
  2. Pull the spark plug wire off of the spark plug and remove the spark plug from the cylinder head.
  3. Pull on the engine starter multiple times to clear the fuel out of the cylinder.

How do you break in a Stihl chainsaw?

How to Break in a New Stihl Chainsaw Increase the flow of oil if your new Stihl chainsaw’s automatic oiler is adjustable. Start your Stihl chainsaw’s engine, and allow it to run at a low speed without cutting anything for about three minutes. Turn off the chainsaw’s engine. Loosen the cutting bar mounting nuts on the side of the cutting bar.

Can you flood a chainsaw?

Start a flooded chainsaw without pulling the plug. The typical cure for this is to remove the spark plug and yank the rope several times to blow the excess fuel mix out of the combustion chamber.

Where is the choke on a Stihl chainsaw?

The choke position is the fourth setting on the master control lever. This setting is used to start the saw when its motor is cold. Stihl chainsaws denote the choke position using a nearly horizontal squiggle between two vertical lines at the lowest position on the master control lever.

How do you sharpen a chainsaw blade?

Use the depth gauge tool and file to adjust the height of the depth gauges on the chain. If the depth gauges are too high, the cutters can’t reach the wood. Re-sharpen your chain every time you refill your chainsaw with fuel. Keep your chain out of the dirt when cutting or it will dull quickly.

How do you fix a Stihl chainsaw?

How to Repair a Stihl Chainsaw Remove the spark plug’s rubber adapter and use the spark plug wrench to take out the spark plug. Clean the spark plug with the gas and toothbrush. Install the spark plug into the rubber plug. Pull the starter cord slowly and look for a spark across the metal points.

How does Stihl Easy2Start work?

A spring housing with the spring and two drive lugs is fitted between the rope rotor and the crankshaft. In contrast to the standard starting system which requires quick or uneven movements to activate it, the STIHL Easy2Start™ helps pull the starter rope smoothly and evenly all the way out.

How do I start my chainsaw for the first time?

It might be the first time you’ve started your chainsaw that day, or it might be the first time you’ve ever used it. Always set the chain brake before starting a gas chainsaw. Close the Choke, Then Set It to “Run” or “On” Press the Decompression Valve. Pull the Starter Cord. Set the Engine to “Low Idle”

How do you use a Stihl chainsaw?

Off you go! Step 1 of 15: Before starting your chain saw, the chain brake should be activated by pushing it forward (see picture). Step 2 of 15: Always remove the bar cover before starting your chain saw. Step 3 of 15: If your chain saw is fitted with a decompression valve, press it now.

How do you cut down a tree?

Start Cutting Branches at the Trunk After felling the tree, cut off branches starting at the lower end of the trunk and working to the top. Whenever possible, stand on the uphill side of the tree. Work from the left side of the trunk (as you face toward the top of the tree).