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It may be puling it out of the oil tank in to the crank case
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Dripping oil from the exhaust is an indication of several things that could be going on. Most commonly either the fuel is stale or mixed incorrectly or incorrect oil. Next is maintenance of the unit, air filter restricted, spark arrestor, carburetor adjustment.
If your chainsaw is using too much bar oil, you may need to clean the bar and chain and rid it of built-up dirt and debris. You can do this by spraying a degreaser onto the bar and chain and letting it sit for a few minutes before wiping them clean with a rag.
When the engine cools down completely and exhaust gasses exit the combustion chamber, condensation of water and carbon dioxide can be noticed much more, and in a moment like this, you notice water dripping from your car`s exhaust pipe. This is completely normal and you don`t have to take your car to a professional.
Oil burning happens when older engine parts allow oil to seep into the combustion chamber. A telltale sign is the bluish smoke coming from your exhaust. But even if you don`t see any signs of blue smoke, you can still be burning oil in trace amounts.
The most common cause of motorbikes leaking oil from the exhaust is that there is a greater proportion of this fluid recommended for gasoline blending. This mismatch causes excess oil to be removed from the exhaust.
It could be that the oil level in the engine is too high, blocking the free flow of oil into the oil pan. Clogged oil drain line that may be kinked or contaminated by old burnt oil, reducing the oil flow through it. Also a mismatched gasket is often the reason for oil leakage from the turbocharger.
If you just purchased a new Stihl chainsaw, it`s a good idea to break it in before using it for any cutting projects. Immediately using it to cut anything, particularly very heavy or dense wood, can ruin the chain.
there are many downsides to an engine that burns oil. letting the oil level get too low can lead directly to engine failure. too much oil in the exhaust can destroy your catalytic converter, an expensive item to replace if it`s not under warranty. you can lose power and fuel economy.
As for the black liquid residue, normally exhaust will release a small amount of water due to condensation inside the engine. When this water mixes with the carbon deposits that naturally build up on your exhaust over time, it can appear to be a black liquid residue.
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I HAVE AN O17 STIHL CHAIN SAW AND IT LEAKS CHAIN OIL
EVEN WHEN IT IS NOT BEING USED
That can happen. When you go to store it, open the oil cap and then close it to lose the pressure the pump builds up inside.
Ms 170 leaks bar chain oil out bottom, no oil on chain
Your clutch drum bearing has gone bad, letting the clutch drum to move around and cut into the oiler behind it, so now it just pumps the oil out that hole. You have to get that fixed to use the saw, otherwise you’re going to cause catastrophic damage to the saw very soon.
My 290 isn’t oiling chain. I tried adjusting oil flow and still no oil?
You have to remove the bar and clean it out
How to replace oil pump in stihl 031 chainsaw ?
Remove the worm, sealing ring and washer, loosen the pan head screws on the oil pump and replace. Check if the gasket is re-usable.
How to adjust chainsaw oiler on stihl MS230
You cant. the oiler on an Ms230 is preset and non adjustable. Make sure the oil worm gear isnt damaged
Need parts list for Stihl FS 75 trimmer – Oregon Scientific Complete Carburetor for Stihl 4122 Brush Cutter and 4226HS Hedge Trimmer
Look at your local lawn and garden place some times they have extra parts that you can use for your trimmer. Or call the company them selfs and ask them if they have parts.
Stihl whipper snipper fuel oil ratio – whipper snipper stihl fs 38
All Stihl products are 50:1 fuel mixture
Oil leak in tank
There are only a few ways for oil to be leeking1. Crank housing gasket (most likely culprit)2, Rubber O-ring on filler cap3. Rubber seal fitting to Oil pump inlet.4. Crack in the crank housing