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Trimmers How-To Guides


Trimmers How-To Guides

STIHL trimmers are designed for performance and long-lasting dependability. With proper maintenance, you will be enjoying your STIHL trimmer season after season. Here are some essential usage tips for keeping your STIHL trimmer running strong.

How to Start Select STIHL Trimmers

How to Start Select STIHL Trimmers

Watch a short video on how to start select STIHL trimmers.

How To Operate a Brushcutter

How To Operate a Brushcutter

With optional interchangeable cutting heads, you can turn your STIHL trimmer into a power brushcutting machine.

Wind / Replace Trimmer Line

Wind / Replace Trimmer Line

How to wind, feed and replace trimmer line in your STIHL trimmer.

Trimmer Head Instructions

Trimmer Head Instructions

Complete STIHL trimmer head instructions, listed by model.

Know Your STIHL Trimmer Line

Know Your STIHL Trimmer Line

With a custom blend of polymers, STIHL produces nine types of trimmer line, each designed for a different type of cutting application.

Choosing the Right Trimmer

Choosing the Right Trimmer

Check out our trimmer buyer's guide to help you choose the right STIHL trimmer that best fits your needs.

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