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  1. S

    Echo cs-590 clutch lock up

    After 2 years of light use I'm getting smoke and a very hot engine when I engage the chain. Obviously that's not sustainable so I'm looking to see if it can be serviced by an old car mechanic (me) or really hard and should be done by a shop? Someone else have been running it for the last little...
  2. S

    Craftsman Clutch Removal Tool

    Hi everyone, Looking for the right tool to remove this clutch assembly so I can get to the oiler. It's leaking pretty bad but I can't find the proper tool for this 3 legged clutch. If there are any cross referenced part numbers for this model please let me know. Model: 316.380160 42cc. 2...
  3. K

    Stihl MS251 clutch drum stuck

    Hi! My Stihl MS251 won't pump chain oil anymore. I started to take the saw apart to check the oil pump, however, I don't manage to get the clutch drum off. I can lift it about 5 mm, but then it stops. I can turn the needle bearing with a thin screwdriver, and the drum spins freely when the...
  4. J

    Bandit 12XPC clutch

    I recently bought a 2018 Bandit 12XP, 100+ hours on it. Two days later upon shutting down it started to squeal. It sounded like the belt slipping. Long story short the chipper drum isn't free spinning, engine pulley won't spin freely even with clutch disengaged. The clutch was never adjusted...
  5. W

    2 shoe clutch to 3 shoe clutch conversion.

    I've searched and searched and haven't found an answer. I'm sure it's an obvious one but I want to be sure before ordering. I have a 55 rancher I'm fixing for my brother and the clutch is very rusty, I was assuming a new clutch would be good if they are cheap. The one that I found right of the...
  6. Kensie1988

    Want to buy Good used West Coast Cover

    Im looking for a good used west coast cover with now cracks or breaks, doesnt matter if it has a lot of paint wear as long as its not beat up. I am having an 064 powder coated and want everything to be the same color "Bone White" so its less noticeable it isnt OEM.
  7. M

    Homelite HBC30 clutch

    Hello Guys, I have a Homelite HBC30 trimmers with a clutch problem. I disassembled the clutch drum and found the surprise! One of the three "S" shaped clutches was broken, in fact the last time I used the tool there were noticeable vibrations and the engine was like it was spinning. Is it...
  8. T

    Dolmar PS-510 sprocket issue

    Hi All, I have a small issue that I am trying to make the best out of....i have a Dolmar ps510, 18" and i love it...i bought a box of chains (8 to be exact) that are all 72Dl...i went out and bought a new bar to accomadate the new chains (my old ones were 64DL)..butr now, when i went to use...
  9. SLlandscape

    Altec clutch

    Anyone know of other parts companies/websites that sell chipper parts other than knives? Specifically I'm looking for a clutch assembly.
  10. M

    Noise from clutch when chain brake is engaged

    Hi guys, I recently bought a Timber pro 62 cc saw pro series. Bought it as an affordable saw to work with until I can get a hold of a nice husky... It was running spot on, nice bit of power and cutting well.. until this evening, there was a sound of metal grinding and saw stopped. Tried to...
  11. A

    MS 660 Chain Running at Idle

    My 660 chain is running at idle when it will run. I've gotten new clutch springs and checked the clutch to make sure everything is working as it should. It is cleab and nothing is worn. The chain moves at normal idle speeds. I've adjusted the carb and it still won't run. When I start it the...
  12. kourgath

    Husky 357xp chain runs on idle. Fixed - oil pump drive gear wrecked...

    Hi All, I've been a lurker for a while - ever since my Father-in-Law mentioned getting rid of his 357xp. This is a thanks to all previous posts and maybe might help someone else. I'm a new user but did spend a few years as a teen I helping out a tree surgeon. I'm only firewood working. I'm not...
  13. dblack

    BC1000XL Clutch Arm conversion kit or no?

    Hello, The clutch arm bearing on my BC1000XL (2007, 2100 hours) has gone out. This is the second time I have had to replace the clutch arm in 250 hours of run time. The last time it sheared off at the pivot point from metal fatigue. The conversion kit features two bearings instead of one and...
  14. texican65

    Homelite 330 clutch & oiler question

    Hi guys! A few years ago, the janitor at work found this old saw in the trash and gave it to me. it was pretty rough looking, so I just put her in the dead pile in the garage and forgot about her. Recently, a friend a work asked if i had any decent saws for use around the house, he's a good...
  15. L

    Chainsaw Clutch & Idle Mystery

    I have a used Craftsman 358351702 chainsaw. I opened up the clutch assembly and can see what looks like dark discoloration on the drum and clutch, plus some melted plastic on the chassis ("~12-1 o'clock" as viewed from the saw's right side) and on the chainsaw brake. I removed the excess...
  16. E

    Roper Craftsman 3.7 18" 917.353760

    I'm trying to figure out what size chain and where could I get a new clutch assembly and chain drive. Any help would be great.
  17. StihlWeekendWarrior

    MS460 Missing Shrapnel?

    Middle of last winter I picked this 460 up off of craigslist immediately after cutting wood with my buddy. Me running a pathetic MS210C and him a MS290"Farm Boss" pretty much bought the 460Mag before I dialed the number. It is a high hour saw, no doubts there. But it runs better than my daily...
  18. E

    Jonsered 625 II oil pump cover problem

    Picked up a decent 625 for cheap, and the oiler wasn't working so good, took the clutch off and oiler, cleaned it all, trying to figure out the design with the only adjustment being that you take a screwdriver and turn the tab, but it goes in entire circle, so you cannot tell what number it's...