Stihl 010 AV

caseyjSeptember 30, 2011

I have rebuilt this saw and noticed that there is an additional hole next to where the gas line goes into the tank. I believe that it is a vent hole but never noticed it before and gas leaks out of it when the saw is in use. Does anyone know if there is a special fitting for this? I don't remember removing one. Does anyone know where I can obtain a download that would show a parts diagram for this saw? Thank you.

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
ewalk

Casey : Do not have current info on this Saw , but you may well be correct within the air vent , if so normally a Duck Bill Valve is used numerous saws for this reason . It allows atmospheric pressure in but closes against reverse fuel flow. Perhaps self proclaimed Stihl expert Fish can advise of availibility of a Current Download . Good Luck Dude !

    Bookmark   September 30, 2011 at 6:49PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
caseyj

Thanks folks! I'll try to run down the part number. I believe I have one of those fittings on another saw but couldn't figure out how air would get into the fuel tank with a set screw in it. Sounds like I can make one myself?

    Bookmark   October 2, 2011 at 8:15PM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
Craftsman Snowblower Recall
Did anyone else receive a recall notice in the mail...
pjrsjr
Snow Thrower impeller
I have a Craftsman 9 hp dual stage snow thrower, that...
fjs001
honda snowblower problem
i have a honda 928 snowblower... good machine, but...
rudall
Poulan Pro rear tine tiller, burnt valve??
I have a 6.5 Intec Briggs on my tiller, which is 10...
slowpoke_gardener
Electric shredder motor will switch on but won't spin the blades
Hello, I have an electric garden shredder that will...
Lindsay Durdle
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™