I need HELP replacing the starter rope on my Homelite srting trimmer

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Old 04-05-08, 04:48 PM
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I need HELP replacing the starter rope on my Homelite srting trimmer

I have a Homelite Mighty Lite 26cs gas tring trimmer. I tried to start it and the rope will not rewind. I took the cover off to removed the starter rope and the sring popped out and I dont know how to replace it. Please help!!!
 
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Old 04-05-08, 05:54 PM
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You will have to wind up the spring until it is small enough to fit back in place. I would guess that there is probably a problem with the spring in the first place, since it wouldn't wind back up. One of the hooks on the end probably rusted or broke off.
 
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What is the model # of your unit?
 
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