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Stihl FS 66

Posted by kody99 MN (My Page) on
Fri, Jun 25, 10 at 23:13

Just like a number of other posters ,my Stihl starts well hesitates on acceleration,thenpicksupnicely to about 1/3 or 1/2 throttle then bogs down and will quit unless I back off. The problem is in following the advice given to the FS 80 owners, is that this is an FS60 and I can't find replacment carbs or carb kits for it . Is there anyone out there with FS60 experience?


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RE: Stihl FS 66

If the carb has adjusting screws turn them both out 1/4 turn or so, if no help your carb is clogged. Steve


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