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farmertec 660 carburetor
« on: August 16, 2017, 01:18:43 am »
I bought one of these saws, and thinking of a new walbro or tillotson, not crazy about the carb it came with, just wanted some other thought on this before hand and which brand.
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Re: farmertec 660 carburetor
« Reply #1 on: August 16, 2017, 09:50:25 am »
What kind of carb did it come with? Are you confident that a OEM style carb will bolt on and function?
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Re: farmertec 660 carburetor
« Reply #2 on: August 16, 2017, 01:54:05 pm »
The tillotson is a good replacement. WJ76 is a good choice that's not as expensive as the WJ69
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Re: farmertec 660 carburetor
« Reply #3 on: August 16, 2017, 02:37:57 pm »
Jason listed some prices on new carbs in this thread. http://chainsawrepair.cre...046460/msg73173/#msg73173
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Re: farmertec 660 carburetor
« Reply #4 on: August 16, 2017, 02:40:51 pm »
Think I have some used carbs left over (3). Had stole parts here and there back when I was running those. 
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Re: farmertec 660 carburetor
« Reply #5 on: August 16, 2017, 03:15:47 pm »
When I adjust it so it 4-strokes and then mill for a few feet it  stops 4-stroking and gets a little lean, go a little more with the high side and it won't stop 4-stroking,no power, either too rich or too lean. I used it too cut up two oak trees into 12 logs and the rest firewood and it done fine but does this when I start milling. I've read about complaints about these carbs just haven't read what to replace it with. I think I may have ask a dumb question anyway, either of the tillotson or the walbro I'm sure would be better than what I got. I think I'll order a tillotson, unless someone says different in the next day or two, I saw one for around $60.
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Re: farmertec 660 carburetor
« Reply #6 on: August 16, 2017, 03:29:51 pm »
I forgot to answer Deezlfan, I don't know the make of the carb, I'd say a copy of one of the OEM type. I think one of the oem type will fit, not sure though, this is the first copy saw I ever delt with and will probably be the last.Not that is a bad saw I'm just getting a little old and need something easier, I take a beating just to start it.
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Re: farmertec 660 carburetor
« Reply #7 on: August 16, 2017, 05:33:14 pm »
The tillotson is a good replacement. WJ76 is a good choice that's not as expensive as the WJ69

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Re: farmertec 660 carburetor
« Reply #8 on: August 16, 2017, 05:38:32 pm »
More reading on carbs fr this series. http://chainsawrepair.cre...tihl/ms660-carb-question/
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Re: farmertec 660 carburetor
« Reply #9 on: August 16, 2017, 07:52:18 pm »
The 320 is it. I prefer the WJ76.
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