FAQs

Here are some questions we are often asked.

How much oil do I use in my 2 stroke?

We recommend using Stihl’s oil and the ratio is 50:1

Does petrol go stale?

Yes. Petrol will last about 6 weeks before it goes stale. We recommend only buying and mixing what you need for the job

When should I get my machine serviced?

We recommend servicing based on your usage, but generally recommend getting your machine checked out once a year for chainsaws and trimmers, and mowers every 3 years

Can I get a new Owner’s manual?

Stihl Owners manuals and Safety brochures here