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The shaft stopped turning

The shaft under the spool stopped turning. I had just changed the old spool and possibly put my finger somewhere. The product was given to me by neighbor and no manual. Motor still races like crazy but just doesn't seem to rotate the shaft that turns the string spool.

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  • benlimones Jan 24, 2009

    the shaft stopped turning

  • pasawyer Apr 11, 2009

    Shaft stopped turning

  • Anonymous Apr 24, 2009

    during use, the shaft stopped turning. the motor runs but no shaft action.

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I have the same problem, the B&D service tech told me that the problem is the little gear that transmit power from the motor to the spool, it is made from plastic and just melt

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