Removing the boot from the terminal of the plug caused the small
spring inside the boot to turn sideways. Efforts to get the spring
pointed in the right direction so that it can be slipped over the
terminal of the new spark plug caused the spring to pop out.
I assume that the spark plug wire is finished, yes?
It was extremely difficult to re-insert the spring because of a barb
that runs perpendicular to the direction that the spring should be
seated. Somehow, I got the spring in the boot and slipped
more-or-less over the plug's terminal. Needless to say, the saw won't
If the spark plug wire is finished, please provide some tips on
installing a new chain saw spark plug wire, and where can they be