Just got back from Stihl school and was told it will be here by November
That looks like a Brazilian saw
029s are heavy but they cut well with a muffler mod, and a pop up piston with a 390 cylinder they cut like a raped ape
The saw will end up DOA with a 28 on it after a period of time
3/8 x 72 would be a 20 in bar
Let me explain that everyone that post is not an expert, in fact most should just be reading post, no room for an arm chair quarterback in...
If you use the china clips they will fail , they have little to no spring tension. The OEM clips are smaller in diameter but I have never had one...
I may have a new old stock piston, Is it a 46 MM?
it is not coming up in my parts locator, I would not wast money in an 028 but I just dont like that series saw
And if you use aftermarket rubber you will soon not need any parts
we ARE A Stihl DEALER AND GET THEM THE NEXT DAY AFTER ORDERING IF ORDERED BY 10am sorry caps
I have a ms 461 I will sell you for $550 and it will pull a 28 in bar
They lost or broke it, or maybe could not figue out how to get it back on lol, It should be there
unplug the kill wire first at the coil and check spark
coil most likely
Get the Kawasaki engine, it is the best gas engine out there right now. I work at a dealer I know. Stay away from the Cub Cadet too just a MTD ....
The 462 is cutting edge in saws right now, the 461 is a great saw, or you could do like Duce said and get a bottle of red loctite and a Huskie ,...
have you pulled the plug when it want start?
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