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Unable to get head of whipper snipper

I have an Echo straight shaft whipper snipper. I do not have a manual. I want to remove the original head system and place a differnt head on to the unit. How do I undo the head??

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After much mucking around I noticed a hole in the top shroud of the shaft. I placed a narrow screw driver through the hole until it made contact with the rotating part of the head and pushed until the head would not turn. I thern applied pressure clockwise until the head became loose. I did the reverse to tighten. The head of the unit will rotate anti clockwise to tighten as the shaft rotates clockwise during operation. I hope this explains the method.
Thank you any way for your interest.

Greg

Posted on Dec 22, 2008

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