Husqvarna T540 XP® is designed for the high-end top handle saw segment, targeting professional customers like full 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 16 in. bar (967 28 76-16)
Model Code 967287616
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 16 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 16 in. bar (967 28 76-16)