Trimmer Repair – Replacing the Piston Ring (Echo Part # A101000090)

Trimmer Repair – Replacing the Piston Ring (Echo Part # A101000090)

Hi, I’m Mark from eReplacementParts.com. In this video, I’m going to show you how to replace the piston ring on an Echo trimmer. The piston ring forms the seal between the piston and the cylinder. This seal divides the combustion chamber and the cylinder from the engine’s crankcase. A worn or broken piston ring will […]

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Leaf Blower : Pull-Start Cord

Leaf Blower : Pull-Start Cord

Today on Repairs101, or is it yesterday on Repairs101? Yesterday I took this leaf blower outside to clear my yardÖ [Pulls Cord] I live in Canada. [Wind howls] Sometimes the weatherís nice. [Rain] So now I realize thereís a bit of a contradiction here with my claiming to be an environmentalist and using a machine […]

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How to Fix a Loose Chainsaw Pullstring with just a Screwdriver

How to Fix a Loose Chainsaw Pullstring with just a Screwdriver

As you can see, I’ve got my pull cord (pullstring) kinda loose on my Stihl chainsaw. I went ahead and pulled it off. There’s three screws that were holding it on. This larger-head screw was holding it on underneath the kick bar (kickback bar); that’s this screw right here. And then these other two screws […]

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Trimmer Repair – Replacing the Carburetor Gasket (Ryobi Part # 9074002)

Trimmer Repair – Replacing the Carburetor Gasket (Ryobi Part # 9074002)

The carburetor gasket creates a seal between the carburetor spacer and heat dam. A strong seal is essential to prevent extra air from entering the engine as well as dust and dirt. Extra air will cause the engine to run lean which will scar the cylinder and the piston. Dirt will act like a sandpaper […]

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Trimmer Repair – Replacing the Air Cleaner Case (Echo Part # P021012870)

Trimmer Repair – Replacing the Air Cleaner Case (Echo Part # P021012870)

Hi, I’m mark from eReplacementParts.com. In this video, I’m going to show you how to install an air filter case on an echo trimmer. The air filter case contains the choke assembly. It also provides a base for the air filter to seal against. It’s possible for the choke assembly to become damaged or the […]

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Trimmer Repair – Replacing the Air Filter Box (Ryobi Part # 518094001)

Trimmer Repair – Replacing the Air Filter Box (Ryobi Part # 518094001)

The air filter box mounts to the carburetor and secures the air filter. Most air filter box problems are the result of damage caused by dropping the tool or accidentally striking it against a wall or a fence. If the Air Filter Box is cracked, dirty air may get past the air filter and into […]

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Trimmer Repair – Replacing the Spark Plug (Echo Part # 15901019830)

Trimmer Repair – Replacing the Spark Plug (Echo Part # 15901019830)

Hi I’m Mark from eReplacementParts.com. In this video, I’m going to show you how to replace the spark plug on an echo trimmer. Replacing the spark plug should be part of your normal yearly maintenance on your trimmer. Symptoms of a bad spark plug would be hard starting, a misfire, or the engine won’t start […]

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Trimmer Repair – Replacing the Intake Insulator (Echo Part # 13001744331)

Trimmer Repair – Replacing the Intake Insulator (Echo Part # 13001744331)

Hi, I’m Mark from eReplacementParts.com. In this video, I’m going to show you how to replace the intake isolator on an Echo trimmer. The intake isolator acts as a buffer between the carburetor and the engine block. Its primary purpose is to prevent heat transfer between the engine block and the carburetor. Without it, the […]

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Backpack Blower Fix! Replace Piston Rings to Restore Compression

Backpack Blower Fix! Replace Piston Rings to Restore Compression

Hello everyone. You have tuned in Buckwsr Weaser coming at you today with another small engine repair project. Laid out here on my desk are the components to a Troy Bilt backpack blower, 25cc, it’s model number TP25BP, and the issue that we are trying to do today is to install new piston rings on […]

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Sander Repair – Replacing Carbon Motor Brushes (Porter Cable Part # 876345)

Sander Repair – Replacing Carbon Motor Brushes (Porter Cable Part # 876345)

Hi, I’m Mark from ereplacementparts.com. In this video I’m going to show you how to replace the motor brushes on a porter-cable random orbital sander. Your porter-cable sander has two motor brushes. The brushes are responsible for transferring power to the motor’s spinning armature. The brush is made out of carbon and eventually that carbon […]

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