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Sometimes, when your starter rope will not retract into your leaf blower, it can be because it is jammed between the pulley and the housing, or it is wrapped around the hub. In this case, you will often be able to fix the symptom by simply opening the machine and untangling or removing the rope from where it is stuck.
Overtime, pull cords for light or electric shower switches can become discoloured or broken through daily use, and can be replaced quickly and easily by you.
A pullstring (pull string, pull-string), pullcord (pull cord, pull-cord), or pullchain (pull-chain, pull chain) is a string, cord, or chain wound on a spring-loaded spindle that engages a mechanism when it is pulled. It is most commonly used in toys and motorized equipment.
Many manufacturers recommend using 14-gauge extension cord up to 100 feet long. However, you can get a 12-gauge cord if necessary. If you are going to get a cordless leaf blower, think about other garden tools that you have.
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Pull cord is difficult to pull after third pull becomes stuck but will turn if pull hard repeats every three to four pulls.
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Troy Bilt Lawn Mower pull Cord broken
There should be four bolts holding the cover on that houses the pull cord assembly take the bolts out look inside you should see the rest of the broken cord at the other end there is a spool that the cord rolls up in to pull the cord until it stops the other end of the cord is a not in the cord pull on the knot the broken peice should come out turn the spool 2 times in the direction that is against the pressre while holding the spool in place feed the new cord in through the whole that you pulled the broken cord out of then tie the cord in a knot wind the rest of the cord up then feed the other end of the cord through the new pull handle tie the cord in a knot put the housing back on
I pulled the weed eater to start it and the pull cord stayed out and won’t return back it was working fine early about ten minutes before this happened need help with fixing can work on this myself if i can find out what’s going on “need help in St.Catharines”.
You need a new rewind spring most likely it comes as a part with the reel.
Pull starter cord wont return, so cannot pull start
You need to order the replacement coil spring, this is a tricky job to replace and if you are not handy, your best bet is to take it to a small engine repair depot.
Replace starter pull cord
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The pull cord will not recoil. what do i do? the spring behind the cord was just assembled and went to pull it and it wont recoil the pull cord.
It needs a pre-tension. At about 1 minute and 22 seconds it is explained clearly here:
What is the proper timing for a Homelite Leaf Blower Model # UT08110. I replaced the pull cord and now the timing is off. Are there any marking on the Magneto flywheel that I can align for proper timing?
Hi, there is a woodruff key that locates the flywheel to the correct position, you may have dropped this key if you have had the flywheel removed. Hope this helps, regards Phil.
The pull cord stays out
You will need to buy a replacement housing that should come pre assembled so all you have to do is bolt it on