I don't know how many people have tried something like this but it seamed to work like a charm for me. So the video pretty much tells the whole story but to summarize, the gasket around the oil reservoir on my 044 was leaking oil slowly all winter and since I just recently did a rebuild on it I...
Oil is coming from behind the bar on my new Shindaiwa 490,
there is so much leaking that it is going to get into the clutch,
it drips and washes up along the side of the bat, way too much
to waste and I don't want it to get into the clutch.
I added a new bar, a groove was cut in...
chain oilleakleak between bar and saw casing