Bought saw 3/7/17 used less than 2 hours (on and off). The saw wouldn't start back up. Had to take it in for repair 3/11/2017. Store manager said it was my husbands fault (said he ran the saw with chain break on, my question to him is how is that even possible?), "not...Read more
I didn't like
- Safety issue knew about this issue for at least three years
Stihl has gone to ***, four pro series saws less than a year and a half old are not fixable and one - 261 has never ran, even after being replaced once. I had a 036 stihl I got new in 2001 and it ran for 11 years with only one carburetor replacement and that's after...Read more
My nearly new Stihl MS271 chainsaw would not re-start after fueling so I took it to the dealership for repairs under warranty. They advised the saw lost compression because the cylinder was scored and the piston and rings were shot. They further advised that upon...Read more
Stihl Website Review
Stihl is junk and so is web site
Stihl Ms 180c Chainsaw Review
Saw starts fine a couple min. It bogs down be carb be filter new plug new lines everything new still does it.
Disgusting client services and forget your warranty as they will just not fix it..... Charge for warranty work robbing client s blind do not buy this product
Short Review on June 09, 2016
Never buy one again. Seems many parts that stihl uses are made in china. Good luck getting replacement parts. I picked up a homelite at home depot while i wait for a new carb. The homelite is great.
I I bought my chainsaw in November. Used it approximately 1 1/2 hours and the starter rope broke. Brought it back to Runnings and they fixed it while I waited. No complaints from me. Used it once and the rope let loose from the handle and is now inside the housing....Read more
I purchased a stihl 251c chainsaw 6 months ago because they supposedly have the best saw and best warranty. Boy was I wrong. the saw was used a total of about 2 hours in 6 months... still on the first gallon of gas/oil mix. And yes it was mixed properly. I was using...Read more
Bought this saw new 30 years ago and absolutely love it! Have used it every year cutting fire wood without a moments trouble until last year when it needed some serious cleaning. But that was entirely my fault for neglecting it. After some cleanup and new air filter,...Read more
Bought myself a stihl fs240c brush cutter and thought I was buying there top of the rang product well was I wrong. Fist day of use and straight back to the shop it went and back again today for the same thing the guys at the store can't even find out what's wrong with...Read more
I didn't like
- It not working from day one
junk just like the cheaper chain saws.....might as well have boughta poulan or homelite dont know why i have to use 100 words when i have already said what i needed to sayRead more
I purchased a Stihl FS90r trimmer, had it Five years but only ran 125feet of line through it, the timing pin wore out causing damage to the clylinder head. It was out of warranty but because this timing pin should not of failed they fixed it free of charge at my dealer...Read more
Porcupine Plain, Saskatchewan
- Reasonableness of the staff
Had this review for Precision Lawn & Garden in Webster NT. If Stihl can't pick better dealers and won't stand behind their products, go elsewhere. Wish I would have read these reviews before I did business with them. Bought a Stihl Chainsaw used it twice. The spark...Read more
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