Author Topic: Stihl Piston/Cylinder Kits  (Read 3145 times)

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Re: Stihl Piston/Cylinder Kits
« Reply #60 on: October 26, 2013, 04:29:02 pm »
FordFairlane78 says you have a vacuum leak somewhere and so do I.

Boots get torn easily in these and the fuel line has a sharp turn that develops a crack below the carb.

The seal on the clutch side goes bad easily also.
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Re: Stihl Piston/Cylinder Kits
« Reply #61 on: October 26, 2013, 04:58:57 pm »
Ok, I only used it 3-4 times since replacing the fuel line. Would the impulse hose have any effect on the idle?

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Re: Stihl Piston/Cylinder Kits
« Reply #62 on: October 26, 2013, 05:16:57 pm »
If it is kinked or loose on the end it might but your problem sound more like a big air leak in the boot or around a seal
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Re: Stihl Piston/Cylinder Kits
« Reply #63 on: October 26, 2013, 05:32:17 pm »
Ok

 

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