Homelite PS33 Chain Saw - No start


Old 05-14-08, 12:54 PM
mr_sma_jr's Avatar
Thread Starter
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: USA
Posts: 56
Homelite PS33 Chain Saw - No start

My Homelite PS33 Chain Saw won't start... Cleaned air filter, new plug, full of gas oil mixure... I ran it 3 weeks ago after cleaning it & the filter but the last 4 days - nothing... Check plug gap and spark was present once removed and laid on its side atop of the engine... Bubble is full of gas... On/Off switch functions correctly... I can smell gas and I can flood the engine if I push the gas bubble numerous time (tip the saw upside down to remove excess)... 20-30 pulls times 4 days... No Joy !!! Any ideas ???

Sponsored Links
Old 05-15-08, 12:23 AM
cheese's Avatar
Forum Topic Moderator
Join Date: Jul 2001
Location: USA
Posts: 16,575
If you're getting fuel in the engine to the point of being able to turn it upside down and drain it, then you have a carburetor problem. Take it off and clean it out. Replace the needle and diaphragms.

Thread Tools
Search this Thread
Display Modes
Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 12:46 PM.