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Reassembly of FloorMate

One of the "pegs" on my front wheel assembly broke off and I have the replacement part but am having trouble getting it installed. I can either get the 2 pegs toward the rear of the machine in place but then can't get the small wheel near the front into the hole or vice verse. What do I need to do to install this part? Am I correct in assuming that the small wheel needs to go into the small black "eyelet"?

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  • Debbie Conn
    Debbie Conn Oct 18, 2008

    Actually, I had alreadt tried taking the top cover off when I posted the question. Taking the top off really didn't help. There were parts under the cover that blocked installation from the top that I couldn't figure out hopw to easily disassemble. I ended up putting the rear "pegs" in place and then gently forcing the small front wheel into the hole. It works, now, though!!!!

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You must take the top off to put the part installed it will not go in from the bottom.

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