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Line reel will not stay in when I start the WG 150 spinning

I have had this trimmer for one year and replaced the line reel three times so far. The last time that I in stalled a new reel the reel will not stay in as soon as I start running the trimmer.Reel seems to have very little resistance when I try pulling it out of its housing manually. Is there somthingthat has changed since I replaced the reels the first time?
My name is Ron and my address is--lectric@localnet .com

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SOURCE: Line continues to advance and wrap around axle

I used a file to sharpen the line cutter which controls the amount of line. After sharpening the small cutter on the trimmer, the length of the line is now under control and now my trimmer works just fine.

Posted on Sep 14, 2008

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Thanks for update. Glad you got some resolution.

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Charlie

Posted on May 30, 2009

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SOURCE: will not start

it could be the motor brushes worn out

Posted on Jun 02, 2010

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SOURCE: bought unit last year...when charging

sounds as though the battery needs replaced, can check and see if it has a warranty on the battery. Hope this helps Tim

Posted on May 01, 2011

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SOURCE: The line keeps unwinding! The Worx trimmer seems

Hi,

The spool can be defective, but it may be just affected by trash in the spool where it mounts to the machine. Look at this tip. There is a place at the end of it that explains how to clean and lubricate the spool. If you cannot fix the problem with this tip, replacement is probably your best option. Try it first.

http://www.fixya.com/support/r2827867-winding_line_trimmers

Best regards, --W/D--

Posted on Jun 04, 2011

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SOURCE: I have three 18v lithium

The batteries are dead, if you do a bit of searching you will find out that these batteries all die very quickly. Unfortunately they are very cheap and will never last very long. I highly recommend buying a different trimmer, the Worx trimmer will always cause you problems, they are just plain cheap.

Posted on Jun 06, 2011

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