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Stihl FS61 new carb install

Posted by mvron 10 (My Page) on
Mon, Dec 16, 13 at 9:34

I got a new carb for this unit. I took the old carb off the trimmer. I'm trying to pry the old carb away from the round choke level part. I'm wondering if there is another fastner somewhere holding these two parts together or is it just a matter of working hard to get the two parts to seperate. I do not want to break something else in the process of seperating the two pieces.


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RE: Stihl FS61 new carb install

If you have this carb off my fs80, then this TK is one piece. if it is the walbro or the TK off my fs65, (which is what it looks like) then the air filter plate DOES seperate from the carb.


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RE: Stihl FS61 new carb install

Thanks the-oursider. It is a Walbro and looks kind of like the one in the ;pic. I'll get my hammer and chisel out and go to work.


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RE: Stihl FS61 new carb install

Here is a diagram of the Walbro on the FS61


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