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Motor replacement on DW746

I need to replace the motor on my DW746. Is there anything tricky about this? It looks like all you need to do is pull the through bolt from the on-saw bracket, take off the belt, and the motor pops out of there. I guess that humongous spring will force the bracket out into your waiting hand, but my experience is that it's never this easy. Any tricks to it?

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I suggest that you take pics from all angles as a ref in case you forget where something goes. you can lable parts or use dif color paint or nail polish to mark parts and where they go.

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Posted on Dec 13, 2008

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