These chainsaw articles and how-to videos from Sears PartsDirect can help you use your chainsaw effectively and safely. From how to sharpen your chainsaw to how to lubricate and store it for the winter, we have the advice and tips to help you keep your equipment running for years. For more DIY advice, check out chainsaw repair help section for troubleshooting guidance and step-by-step repair instructions.
Learn the basics of taking care of your chainsaw and solving common problems.
Don't be one of the 30,000 people a year who end up in emergency rooms with chainsaw injuries. Find out how to protect yourself and others.
Learn tips for using a chainsaw to cut down trees, cut up fallen tree limbs and prune small branches.
These tips may help you get your hard-to-start chainsaw running.
Oil leaking from your chainsaw often means the oil pump has failed. This video shows how to install a new chainsaw oil pump.
Put away your chainsaw the right way so it's ready the next time you need firewood.
The fuel line on a chainsaw becomes brittle over time and can crack. Replacing it doesn't require a lot of DYI experience. These instructions show you how.
If your chainsaw isn't running well, a dirty carburetor could be the problem. You can take it apart, clean it and rebuild it, using a carburetor rebuild kit. This repair guide takes you through the process.
If the engine won't start even though there's fuel in the chainsaw, the carburetor could be the problem. Sometimes, it's easier to replace the carburetor than to clean it and rebuild it. Follow these steps to do the job yourself in about half an hour.