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Petrol Chainsaws

540 XP® Mark III

$1,699.00Rec. retail price incl. GST SKU: 970661116
  • Power output1.9 kW
  • Cylinder displacement39.1 cm³

Product description

Husqvarna 540 XP® Mark III is a nimble and lightweight petrol chainsaw in the 40cc class, designed for professional tree care and thinning operations. The powerful engine combined with the optimal choice of SP21G or S93G chain delivers impressive cutting capacity with fast acceleration. The easy, reliable starts – cold as well as hot – and smooth manoeuvrability make this chainsaw a favourite for any tree care team.

5-year warrantyFinance options

Product Information

Features (10)

New engine design offers plenty of grunt for peak performance even during longer cuts. The high cutting capacity makes the saw ideal for productive operation – even when using a longer guide bar. image

High cutting capacity

Plenty of grunt during longer cuts

Thanks to AutoTune 3.0, the engine settings are always optimized for maximum startability and performance in all conditions, keeping you going no matter the challenges. No need for manual carburetor adjustment. image

Always optimized

AutoTune 3.0 optimizes the engine settings and simplifies the starting procedure

Perfect sight is critical when felling – so we made one that will outlast the chainsaw itself. image

Felling sight to last a lifetime

Perfect sight critical for felling

No protruding parts, a smooth underside, rounded starter cover and well-protected controls all make the saw easy to handle. image

Optimized saw body

Ergonomic design, easy to work with

Give you full working days with maintained performance and less wear on the engine. image

Air Injection filters 98% of incoming dust

Maintains performance, gives less wear

Keep your saw and yourself up to date with Husqvarna’s digital services. Just plug in the optional Integrated Connectivity Device under the cover. Then you’re ready to connect and diagnose the engine. image

Connectivity ready

Optional Integrated Connectivity Device diagnoses the engine

Easy to open and secure firmly, even when wearing thick winter gloves. image

Flip up tank caps

Easy to open and secure

Effective LowVib® dampeners absorb vibration, sparing the user’s arms and hands. image

LowVib® Technology

Effective LowVib® dampeners absorb vibration, sparing the user’s arms and hands.

The retaining function prevents loosing the bar nut. image

Retained bar nut

The retaining function prevents loosing the bar nut.

The retaining function prevents losing the screws holding the starter. image

Retained starter screws

Screws held in place


Art No: 970661116
Power output1.9 kW
Weight (excl. cutting equipment)4.1 kg
Chain speed at max power20.2 m/s
Cylinder displacement39.1 cm³
Fuel consumption0.74 kg/h
Fuel tank volume0.31 l
Sound pressure level at operators ear103 dB(A)
Bar length40 cm
Clutch engagement speed (±120)4400 rpm
Electrode gap0.65 mm
Equivalent vibration level (ahv, eq) front handle3.7 m/s²
Equivalent vibration level (ahv, eq) rear handle5.1 m/s²
Exhaust emissions (CO average) EU274.4 g/kWh
Exhaust emissions (HC average) EU36.15 g/kWh
Exhaust emissions (NOx average) EU1.09 g/kWh
Fuel consumption387 g/kWh
Idling speed3000 rpm
Maximum power speed10200 rpm
Oil tank volume0.23 l
Product size height24.7 cm
Product size length42.8 cm
Product size width22.6 cm
Recommended bar length, max16 in
Recommended bar length, max40 cm
Recommended bar length, min12 in
Recommended bar length, min30 cm
Sound power level, guaranteed (LWA)112 dB(A)
Sound power level, measured111 dB(A)
Torque, max.1.9 Nm
Torque, max. at rpm7500 rpm