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I have an old (Mod 8209) unit that had its line spool unit break apart after many years service. Parts are no longer available. Is here a universal spool head that could be fit into this trimmer? Motor is fine. Thank you, BobO

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Black and Decker automatic feed spool problems may include a jammed or tangled line, clogs from trimming heavy weeds, or an overheated motor in the trimmer itself. An overheated motor can be caused by reloading the spool with a line thicker than the size recommended by manufacturer.

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How long does Roundup take to kill weeds – Roundup "" Weed & Grass Killer
ANSWER : 5-7 days

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I have a Toro Electric weed eater and cannot get spool off to change.
ANSWER : Did you try using a flat screwdriver between the head and the bump knob?

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My weed eater hedge trimmer runs for about 10 minutes and cuts off. It seems as though it is flooded, because it won’t start again until some time later. But it continues with the same pattern. I purchased a can of premixed gas/oil to make sure it was my mixture, to no avail. I have not replaced the spark plug yet, but I don’t think that has anything to do with it. Do you have any suggestions?
ANSWER : The plug can be the problem but also the air mix as well get the best plug you can

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How to repair clutch HS45 Stihl – RTO Weed Eater Hedge Trimmer 20cc, Reconditioned
ANSWER : I’m not familiar with your machine, BUT… most of those centrifugal clutches ARE NOT repairable, and must be replaced when failed.

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I am having trouble with the line not cutting off and can fill the spool and run through the whole amount of line that I have put on in a few minutes! (along with the string throwing dirt and rocks all over) HELP!
ANSWER : The line is wound in the wrong direction. You need to wind the line in the opposite direction that the head turns while in operation.Jim

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What size trimmer string does a husqvarna 223L weed eater use
ANSWER : This string trimmer will use .080 trimmer line

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Husqvarna vs Echo gas weed trimmers…needing your opinion.
ANSWER : They are very reliable brands stihl is a very good brand also.

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How soon can weeds be mowed or watered after application of roundup?
ANSWER : I would mow after 24 hours of Roundup application. Give it as much time as possible to enter the weed root system. What’s the hurry? You’re eliminating the weeds.
mike

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