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Spring rewind probs


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09-03-04, 02:50 PM   #1  
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Spring rewind probs

I've got a B&S mower and the pull cord got entangled in the spring. I have spent quite a bit of time trying to get the spring re-wound, with little success.

I know there is no "easy" way to do this, but does anybody have an idea of an "easier" way to rewind this spring so as to fit in its housing?

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09-05-04, 12:09 AM   #2  
Hello Shane!

No easy way, lol. You need strong fingers and patience to get it rewound enough to fit. A replacement spring is cheap, and comes pre-wound. You put it in and let it loose. If you can't get yours in, that might be the way to go.


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