Husqvarna T540 XP® is a high-end top handle arborist chainsaw designed for professional customers like pro arborists, landscapers, garden contractors and utility services who need excellent performance in combination with the best ergonomics.


  • AUTOTUNE: AutoTune gives optimal engine performance throughout automatic engine setting. No time spent on carburetor adjustments. It compensates for different fuels, altitude, humidity, temperature and clogged air filter.
  • ADJUSTABLE OIL PUMP: Allows you to control oil flow depending on application and weather conditions.
  • X-TORQ®: Delivers lower fuel consumption and reduced exhaust emission levels in accordance with the world´s most stringent environmental regulations.
  • INDIVIDUAL GRIP SIZE: The top handle grip size can be set in three alternative sizes, to perfectly fit your hand.
  • BELT EYE LET: Makes it quick and easy to connect the saw to the climbing harness.
  • QUICK-RELEASE AIR FILTER: Facilitates cleaning and replacement of the air filter.
  • TECHLITE™: The light and strong TechLite™ bar makes the saw easier to manouvre. This bar is up to 18 % lighter compared to a conventional bar.
  • AUTO RETURN STOP SWITCH: Stop switch automatically resets to the ON position for easier starting.
  • AIR INJECTION: Centrifugal air cleaning system removes larger dust and debris particles before reaching the air filter. This results in reduced air filter cleanings and improved engine life.
  • CHAIN TENSIONING FROM THE SIDE: Allows quick and convenient chain tensioning.
  • LOWVIB®: System designed to reduce vibration levels to the operator, which lessens fatigue.
  • QUICK RELEASE AIR FILTER COVER: Quick release cover saves time when cleaning or changing spark plug or filter.
  • MAGNESIUM CRANKCASE: Sturdily built crankcase withstands high rpms and tough professional use, ensuring a long service life.
  • VISIBLE FUEL LEVEL: Transparent fuel indicator makes it easy to check fuel level.
  • INERTIA ACTIVATED CHAIN BRAKE: Reduces the likelihood of injury due to kickback.
  • CHAIN BREAK WINDOW: Improved design allows for better visibility of the guide bar tip.
  • AIR PURGE: Removes air from carburetor and fuel system for easy starting.

General Information

Manufacturer Husqvarna Power Equipment
Model Year 2018
Model T540 XP 14 in. bar Chainsaw
Model Code 967287614
Color Orange


Length 11.26 in.
Height 9.72 in.
Width 8.78 in.
Weight Excluding cutting equipment - 8.6 lb.


Horsepower 2.4 hp
Displacement 37.7 cc (2.3 ci)
Torque 1.79 Nm
Fuel Tank Capacity

0.72 pt.

Consumption - 464 g / kWh

Oil Capacity

0.42 pt.

Pump type - Adjustable flow

Pump capacity - 3 - 9 ml / min



Max power - 10,200 rpm

Idling - 3,000 rpm

Chain at max power - 63.65 fps

Chain at 133% of max engine power - 84.65 fps


Pitch - 3/8 in.

Gauge - 0.05 in.

Guide Bars 14 in.



Spark plug - NGK CMR6H

Electrode gap - 0.02 in.

Sound Power Level Guaranteed - 116 dB(A)

Sound Power Level Measured - 114 dB(A)

2018 Husqvarna Power Equipment T540 XP 14 in. bar Chainsaw