Stihl 110 trimmer and echo blower ?

Discussion in 'Mechanic and Repair' started by snowjeep, Jun 6, 2007.

  1. snowjeep

    snowjeep LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 463

    I have a stihl 110 trimmer which now takes 5-8 pulls to start. I cleaned the plug and regapped no better. Any ideas? Also have an echo handheld blower which seems to take forever to get up to full speed. You start it and you can't get full throttle for a good minute?
  2. khouse

    khouse LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,465

    The cheapest thing to try is a new plug.
  3. ed2hess

    ed2hess LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 14,574

    On the echo try feathering the choke off/on to get it to rev to do that with just about all of the echo units old and new. Actually no big deal and the 5 pulls isn't bad....I would have expected the Stihl to start better if it is a unit that has valves?

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