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I have a husqvarna 36 chainsaw that starts and runs just fine. However, the stop switch doesnt seem to work. I push the switch to stop and the saw continues to run. The only way to kill it is to use the choke. Is the kill switch bad? Thanks a lot.

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Hi
Yeah,your switch has gone bad,and using the choke isn't how you want to kill it for too long.Fouled Plugs.Here's a link to the service manual pdf if you want to do it yourself. Shouldn't be too hard.
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Bob
http://www.airtimeproducts.com.au/assets/docs/Husqvarna%20service%20Manual.pdf


Posted on Aug 13, 2010

  • desrfly Sep 02, 2010

    I've got exactly the same on a new saw.I haven't used it since I bought it and it's now out of guarantee.Terrible quality control.Actually potentially dangerous.
    Dave

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