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Stihl Trimmer FS 55



Can You Help With These Problems?

  • Posted by alberttorresjr on Apr 15th, 2014 at 4:39pm

    Fuel bulb not getting fuel.
    Fuel bulb not getting fuel.
  • Posted by z_carter on Apr 5th, 2014 at 3:20pm

    Get it started
    Get it started
  • Posted by suelfentham on Mar 25th, 2014 at 9:44am

    NEED TO KNOW HOW TO WIND THE NEW ORANGE CABLE ONT
    NEED TO KNOW HOW TO WIND THE NEW ORANGE CABLE ONTO SPOOL

    STIHL FS 55 strimmer
  • Posted by sg.hanks on Nov 11th, 2013 at 11:05pm

    Head Changes..
    Will a FS55 RC head fit a Fs 85Rx
  • Posted by on Sep 15th, 2013 at 7:19pm

    what causes revs to be high on stihl FS 55
    what causes revs to be high on stihl FS 55
  • Posted by quintinedmonds on Jul 19th, 2013 at 9:00am

    which line in a stihl trimmer gas tank goes to the
    which line in a stihl trimmer gas tank goes to the primer bulb?
  • Posted by whendiev on Jul 11th, 2013 at 11:59am

    putting back together the throttle body and rod of
    putting back together the throttle body and rod of my stihl fs 55
  • Posted by richard.a.santo on Jul 5th, 2013 at 11:08am

    Are Stihl Trimmers 2-cycle engines?
    Are Stihl Trimmers 2-cycle engines?
  • Posted by g-curry on Jul 2nd, 2013 at 12:19pm

    How is line spool taken off?
    How is line spool taken off?
  • Posted by terrycourington on Jun 29th, 2013 at 1:21pm

    my trigger broke . I need to know how to replace i
    my trigger broke . I need to know how to replace it
  • Posted by curtisbynoe on May 20th, 2013 at 4:38pm

    my stihl fs55 would not start and i observe raw ga
    my stihl fs55 would not start and i observe raw gas coming from the exhaust when i attempt to start could you help me
  • Posted by llnichols on Apr 30th, 2013 at 7:39pm

    What is the gap supposed to be for the spark plug
    What is the gap supposed to be for the spark plug of a Stihl FS 55R string trimmer? It has an NGK BPMR 7A plug in it.
  • Posted by sctsim66 on Dec 1st, 2012 at 3:12pm

    looking for manual for f551av stihl
    looking for manual for f551av stihl
  • Posted by maballbuymatt on Sep 20th, 2012 at 7:06pm

    Two lines coming from gas tank, which line connec
    Two lines coming from gas tank, which line connects to carberator near top, and which line connects on bottom of carb on a stihl fs55r trimmer
  • Posted by honey_and_me on Sep 3rd, 2012 at 12:52am

    how do you thread new line onto the trimmer
    how do you thread new line onto the trimmer
  • Posted by ppfeiffer on Aug 19th, 2012 at 6:39pm

    my FS-55 will not restart after the first use cou
    my FS-55 will not restart after the first use could it be a bad coil
  • Posted by morge on Aug 8th, 2012 at 9:14pm

    starts good but does not seem to have the power th
    starts good but does not seem to have the power that it did before. Any suggestions on what to do?
  • Posted by anitasuth on Jul 30th, 2012 at 12:30pm

    To change the blade tool to the string tool and th
    To change the blade tool to the string tool and the bolt won't loosen. How do I remedy that?
  • Posted by khwatson345 on Jul 22nd, 2012 at 4:42pm

    Where can I buy a air filter cover for fs55r weede
    Where can I buy a air filter cover for fs55r weedeater
  • Posted by thetallys on Jul 13th, 2012 at 6:29am

    Stihl FS55 What is the coil air gap .
    Stihl FS55 What is the coil air gap .
  • Posted by admeeuwis on Jun 7th, 2012 at 11:31am

    Got it second handed off a widow. Can not start it
    Got it second handed off a widow. Can not start it. What is the right procedure ?













    pete
  • Posted by lcorrick1436 on May 18th, 2012 at 8:50pm

    what is the fuel mix for a stihl 55
    what is the fuel mix for a stihl 55
  • Posted by rosal.leigh on May 2nd, 2012 at 9:47am

    left fuel in over winter. On priming, starts but s
    left fuel in over winter. On priming, starts but soon stops sounds like fuel starvation How do I get to clear it?
  • Posted by txbine on Apr 29th, 2012 at 12:35pm

    How do I feed the line into the FS55RC trimmer?
    How do I feed the line into the FS55RC trimmer?
  • Posted by nts4596 on Apr 24th, 2012 at 11:27am

    Which position is 'on', the minus sign or the zero
    Which position is 'on', the minus sign or the zero??
  • Posted by desmondh on Mar 22nd, 2012 at 7:35am

    does it incorperate the ombiTools service manual
    does it incorperate the ombiTools service manual
  • Posted by raymond.shanhun on Dec 9th, 2011 at 10:24pm

    How to place nylon line on the spool
    there doesn't appear to be any instructions for putting new line on the spool
  • Posted by marylouberg on Oct 23rd, 2011 at 2:55pm

    does not start
    does not start
  • Posted by rxnchef on Aug 15th, 2011 at 1:31pm

    where does the fuel lins go on fs 55r
    where does the fuel lins go on fs 55r
  • Posted by s_suttle on Jul 25th, 2011 at 3:07pm

    The trimmer head will not engage at times, then it
    The trimmer head will not engage at times, then it will re-engage. Is this a spring problem or did a pin slip?
  • Posted by dngrshobbit on Jun 27th, 2011 at 3:17pm

    what cause loss of power when i press the throttle
    what cause loss of power when i press the throttle
  • Posted by dngrshobbit on Jun 27th, 2011 at 3:10pm

    there is a small size hole in pistin, i see it whe
    there is a small size hole in pistin, i see it when i take the spark plug out , i seem to loose power when i push the throttle, is this the reason
  • Posted by robert.bromley on Jun 27th, 2011 at 1:26pm

    how do you add new line?
    how do you add new line?
  • Posted by dschroeder on Jun 23rd, 2011 at 10:52pm

    how much oil do i mix in 2.5 gallon jug
    how much oil do i mix in 2.5 gallon jug
  • Posted by raymond.spence on Jun 20th, 2011 at 10:49am

    Need instructions for installing a carburator kit
    Need instructions for installing a carburator kit in my FS 55 trimmer.



    Thanks
  • Posted by gdawg502000 on Mar 26th, 2011 at 1:47pm

    Can't get it started
    Brand new will not start am I doing something wrong
  • Posted by wklint13 on Aug 31st, 2010 at 9:09pm

    changing the string
    I do no thave a manual so don't know how to ge the head off.
  • Posted by mylovealways38 on Jul 28th, 2010 at 6:55am

    primmer bulb wont pull gas
    primmer bulb wont pull gas
  • Posted by olletta on Jul 24th, 2010 at 7:14pm

    line replacement
    How to replace line
  • Posted by dianneroth on Jul 7th, 2010 at 3:41pm

    primer bulb
    replaced now won't pick up gas sounds like air stihl fs 45
  • Posted by dianneroth on Jul 7th, 2010 at 3:41pm

    primer bulb
    replaced now won't pick up gas sounds like air stihl fs 45
  • Posted by p.anderson910 on Jun 22nd, 2010 at 4:11pm

    carburettor tuning
    tuning
  • Posted by borderappraisal on Jun 18th, 2010 at 9:43am

    trimmer line replacement
    instructions to replace line
  • Posted by thompsonflooring on Jun 11th, 2010 at 1:27pm

    GAS RATIO
    WHAT IS OIL/GAS RATIO
  • Posted by letitiavaughan on Jun 8th, 2010 at 7:07pm

    Can't remove mowing head to replace trimmer line
    My manual for replacing trimmer lines for my

    FS 55 Stihl trimmer says to remove mowing head, but I can't remove it. How do you do that?
  • Posted by donnahtc on Jun 5th, 2010 at 2:50pm

    Stihl FS55RC trimmer
    Won't Idle
  • Posted by dgjardine on May 27th, 2010 at 6:55pm

    fit a saw blade to a stihl trimmer
    how do i attach a metal saw blade
  • Posted by mecanopsis on May 26th, 2010 at 3:48am

    STIHL PETROL STRIMMER
    NO IDEA WHAT MIX OF 2 STROKE/ PETROL SHOULD GO IN. IS IT 40% 2 STROKE TO 60% PETROL ?
  • Posted by orion8473 on May 1st, 2010 at 7:35pm

    fs 55- 2 years old
    primer bulb fills about 1 fourth of the way up..... starts but, quickley dies. Replaced fuel filter, still same problem. Please help!
  • Posted by on Jan 28th, 2010 at 6:54pm

    how to adjust...
    ...air and gasoline to my fs55
  • Posted by on Jan 26th, 2010 at 6:09am

    I'm looking for...
    ...a manual for the FS 25
  • Posted by eskar on Sep 2nd, 2009 at 2:32pm

    Changing Cord
    No matter what I do, the Nylon Cutting Cord never unwinds when tapped. Do I something wrong putting the NEW CORD on Spool
  • Posted by trooper029 on Aug 22nd, 2009 at 3:18pm

    winding the cable
    I 'm not sure how to windthe cable for trimming
  • Posted by jl45caliber on Jul 23rd, 2009 at 1:36am

    pull string for weed wacker fs45
    the manual doesn't have a diagram of the pull string inside. the way it goes back togather. anything else?
  • Posted by jl45caliber on Jul 23rd, 2009 at 1:31am

    pull starter rope on a stihl weed wacker
    trying to start it, the string broke and i just cut the knot off the end and made another knot. i thought i put it back togather right, but when you pull the rope, it doesn't grab anything inside. i think the model number is fs 45. thankyou for your time. joe
  • Posted by angela.yeomann on Jun 18th, 2009 at 8:58am

    stihl strimmer/grascutter
    how do i change the cutting cord on a stihl strimmer
  • Posted by orlandony on May 9th, 2009 at 3:21pm

    STIHL FS55R Trimmer
    what is the spark plug gap
  • Posted by iley on Dec 29th, 2008 at 6:21pm

    Trimmer Cord
    how to load trimmer cord
  • Posted by tom_nbmc on May 12th, 2008 at 8:38pm

    flywheel removal
    need to remove fly wheel to replace crankshaft seal how does it come off..I have the clutch off ..is it pressed on or threaded on

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