How to Find Chainsaw Model Number

Echo CS-271T Chainsaw

Do you know your chainsaw model number?

Do you know how to find your chainsaw model number?

You’re probably asking yourself, “Why on earth would I ever need to know how to find my chainsaw model number?”.

Well if your chainsaw is not running correctly or not running at all and you need to find some chainsaw replacement parts you’ll need to know your chainsaw model number.

Knowing how to find your chainsaw model number is the first step to finding the correct replacement parts for your chainsaw.

Below we’ll cover the most common possible locations for your chainsaw model number.

Chainsaw Model Number Locations:

Chainsaw model numbers are typically printed on a decal or sticker located on the recoil housing side or on the back handle of the chainsaw near the trigger or throttle.  In rare cases they are located on the bottom of the chainsaw.

Please use caution when flipping your chainsaw over to look for the model number as fuel will most likely run out onto your garage floor and probably all over you.


Locations of chainsaw model number
Typical chainsaw model number locations

The image above illustrates the typical locations for chainsaw model numbers.


Are you looking for model number locations for your specific brand of chainsaw? We’ve written specific instructions about locating model numbers for some of todays top brands of equipment.


After reading this article are you still having trouble finding your chainsaw model number?

Feel free to leave a comment in the comments area below or contact us via email or phone and we’ll be happy to help you locate your chainsaw model number.

– Jack Hayes

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