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Discussion in 'Mechanic and Repair' started by MattK, Nov 7, 2007.

  1. MattK

    MattK LawnSite Member
    Posts: 56

    Having problems with my stihl br550, when it gets down to about half a tank it will start to stall out and i have to feather the throttle to keep it going. Just wondering if anyone else has run across this and what they did to fix it
  2. sildoc

    sildoc LawnSite Silver Member
    Posts: 2,925

    Stihl has a recall on these for the 600 and 550. they make the fuel line longer and use a weighted filter.
  3. MattK

    MattK LawnSite Member
    Posts: 56

    Cool thanks man, just wanted to know before i brought it to the dealer. Is it a recall or just something they know about?

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