New Stihl 261 Problem

Post in 'The Gear' started by Prof, Feb 19, 2013.

  1. fabsroman

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    Yep, this is the issue. I have it happen to me even with the stock 18" bar and chain on my MS261. Just an issue of trying to cut too much too fast. For some reason, I don't experience it at all with the MS660.
     
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  2. MasterMech

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    Wonder if de-greasing/cleaning the inside of the drum and then burnishing the clutch shoes would help?
     

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