Poulan Pro String Trimmer/Pruner Replace Oil Tank #530150266

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This video provides step-by-step repair instructions for replacing the oil tank on a Poulan Pro pole pruner. The most common reason for replacing the oil tank is when it is cracked or damaged.

All of the information for this oil tank replacement video is applicable to the following brands:
Poulan Pro, Poulan

Tools used: ratchet and socket, Torx head screwdriver, flathead screwdriver

Step By Step Instructions

1
Before you replace the oil tank on your pole pruner, first confirm that there is little or no oil left in the tank.
2
Next, loosen the locking nut then unscrew the knob securing the lower drive shaft.
3
Depress the alignment pin to fully release the lower drive shaft.
4
Now set the pruner head on a sturdy surface and remove the mounting screws securing the oil tank.
5
Use a flathead screwdriver to help pry the old tank off of the oil tube.
6
Be prepared for some oil to spill.
7
Install the new oil tank by inserting the fitting into the oil tube.
8
Fully position the tank and replace the mounting screws to secure.
9
Insert the lower drive shaft into the upper drive shaft until the alignment pin snaps into place.
10
Tighten the knob first then tighten the locking nut.
11
Replace the oil in the tank and your pole pruner will be ready for use.
Description
This video provides step-by-step repair instructions for replacing the oil tank on a Poulan Pro pole pruner. The most common reason for replacing the oil tank is when it is cracked or damaged.

All of the information for this oil tank replacement video is applicable to the following brands:
Poulan Pro, Poulan

Tools used: ratchet and socket, Torx head screwdriver, flathead screwdriver
Step-By-Step Instructions
1
Before you replace the oil tank on your pole pruner, first confirm that there is little or no oil left in the tank.
2
Next, loosen the locking nut then unscrew the knob securing the lower drive shaft.
3
Depress the alignment pin to fully release the lower drive shaft.
4
Now set the pruner head on a sturdy surface and remove the mounting screws securing the oil tank.
5
Use a flathead screwdriver to help pry the old tank off of the oil tube.
6
Be prepared for some oil to spill.
7
Install the new oil tank by inserting the fitting into the oil tube.
8
Fully position the tank and replace the mounting screws to secure.
9
Insert the lower drive shaft into the upper drive shaft until the alignment pin snaps into place.
10
Tighten the knob first then tighten the locking nut.
11
Replace the oil in the tank and your pole pruner will be ready for use.

Applicable Product Model

Parts Needed
Oil Tank
Oil Tank
$27.41
Recommended Tools and Accessories
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank
$29.18
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank
$46.58
Total$0.00

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