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Weed Wacker Help

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Join Date: Jun 2013
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06-19-13, 11:26 AM   #1  
Weed Wacker Help

I purchased a ryobi 2 stroke string trimmer about 4 years ago. After the use its gotten the trimmer vibrates so much that I can barely trim for more and a min. before I need to let off the trigger. Instead of taking it to a repair shop was hoping that someone maybe would have an idea as to why there is so much vibration in the shaft.

I will also add that the string the head is balanced.

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06-19-13, 12:39 PM   #2  
It is possible that the shaft for the head is bent. With the engine off rotate the trimmer head and watch the outer edge. Does it seem to wobble?

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