Years ago I had a Stihl mid size that ran well and lasted a couple of decades but it was heavy and not easy to start. I sold it and bought a Husqvarna 372 and it was the best saw ever. Recently I gave Shihl another try and bought their MS 170. It ran good for the first...Read more
I bought a Stihl chainsaw a few years ago and used it sparingly and gently, at least on those rare occasions when it worked. It has been in the local Stihl dealer repair shop twice, no warranty coverage, so the repairs were 100% out of pocket. Last time they "fixed" a...Read more
Had a stihl ms390 too. used it for a weekend of tree trimming then followed the storage instruction and stored it. A year later brought it out to do my annual tree trimming after using the stihl pre mix fuel I started the chain saw it ran but had no power or r.p.m....Read more
Stihl - *** on there warranty
I bought a ms391 only had it for 2 months the oil tank cracked. They do not want to replace it. I've never had a tank crack when i'm only debratching trees they say its not uder warranty
I purchased a power pole saw form Stihl. I used once and had no problems. The second time the saw would not run at all. I took it to the dealer I purchased it from. Their technician said that I needed a new carb, that the fuel I was using was not 91 octane. I told him...Read more
I purchased a trimmer and a mini boss saw ....i paid for it and when i did the math in my head it seemed i was overcharged but i just spent almost 500 bucks and they claim to be the best stihl dealer. I got home and checked my reciept to find they charged me 10 dollars...Read more
Stihl - The oil cap is a son of a bxzxz. There is no excuse for thi
Stihl needs to fix this problem with the oil cap.
I had a 3 year old Stihl MS 270 Farm Boss get the clutch locked up and it got so hot so quickly that the plastic case had flames shooting from the bottom with two minutes. I cleaned it often and used their oil. I notified them twice through their website email but no...Read more
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Stihl - Can’t start chainsaw
Nothing they should replace it because they sold me the wrong oil. XP PROFESSIONAL PERFORMANCE. 2 STROKE HUSQVARNA is what they sold me. Ag Pro said it's the wrong oil
Stihl - MS261
Bought new in March 2018. Having issues with the nose sprocket on the bar locking up after cutting for 15 minutes or so. Take the chain off forcefully move the sprocket either a screwdriver to free it. Clean the bar and oiler hole reinstall does it again after 15 minutes of cutting. Anyone else have this issue?
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