Chain saw repair

sweilersOctober 5, 2012

I have a 6.5 Hp sears chainsaw. Starts fine, but after using the saw for a while when I go to engage the saw in cutting and the blade will stop rotating. The saw does appear to have a clutch on the drive shaft. Does the clutch need replacing or is there another problem? The engine continues to run, but will not turn the blade.

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HandyMac

Take the saw to a repair facility. There are several things that could be wrong and you have not given enough information to accurately diagnose the problem.

    Bookmark   October 6, 2012 at 12:06AM
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brickeyee

Mae sure you get an estimate for repairs.

Sears saws have not been high quality in a VERY long time.

    Bookmark   October 7, 2012 at 2:22PM
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ionized_gw

Some repairers won't touch them. They are hard to work on and cheaper to replace. Parts are a problem too.

    Bookmark   October 9, 2012 at 7:46PM
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