Stihl MS 230 Operator Manual


Stihl MS 230 operator manual and user instructions. PDF view online or download and print the MS230 chainsaw instructions. Clear, concise and easy to understand.

Download PDF manual


Stihl MS 230 Operator Manual

Stihl MS 230 operator manual for the MS 230 chainsaw. PDF download operator instructions on how to use and maintain the Stihl MS 230 (MS230 chainsaw) chainsaw. Clear and concise with easy to understand diagrams detailing the safety, operating, maintaining and storing of the chainsaw.

Stihl MS 230 Chainsaw Operator Manual Contents

Safety, cutting attachment, bar and chain, fuel, oil, chain brake, stopping/starting engine, adjusting carburetor, air filter, engine management, spark plug, chain sprocket, sharpening the chain, maintenance and care, specifications.


This is The Stihl MS 230 User Guide, owner manual.

More information for the service and repair of the Stihl MS 230 chainsaw can be found in any service workshop manual, parts list, carburetor manual and any technical notes available for PDF download or online viewing on this website. Also check out any questions and answers, articles or the full specifications pages for the MS 230 chainsaw.

Adjusting Stihl MS 230 Carburetor

Stihl MS 230 chainsaw carburetor guide- The carburetor has been factory adjusted to provide the optimal engine air/fuel flow. Instructions for standard settings to adjust the idling screw, turning either clockwise or counter clockwise. Learn how to set the idling screw correctly if the engine is cutting out or idling incorrectly. Learn how to check the spark plug for a good electrical spark, cleaning or replacing if required. Air filter cleaning and replacement is described in the operator manual. Detailed carburetor PDF manuals are available from this website.

Stihl MS 230 Chainsaw Specifications


Single cylinder two-stroke engine

Weight kg: 4,6
Displacement cm³: 45,4
Power output kW/bhp: 2,0/2,7
Displacement cm³: 40,2
Performance kW: 2
power output bhp: 2,7

STIHL ErgoStart and manual fuel pump ensure an effortless start-up process. STIHL anti-vibration system, Quick Chain Tensioning for easily and safely re-tensioning the chain without tools, tool-free fuel caps.
Quick Chain Adjuster.
The Quick Chain Adjuster allows the user to adjust the tension of the chain without the use of tools. This allows for easy chain adjustment.
STIHL ElastoStart reduces the shock caused by the compression of the engine during starting. The compression shock is taken away from the user’s joints and muscles through a spring or rubber element in the starter handle.

Stihl MS 230 Operator Manual PDF

* Online preview