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Sm.piece broke off spinner wheel; result motor not balanced

While using Vac a small piece broke off plastic spinner wheel that creates suction; now the motor sounds different and will only run about 5 seconds before shutting off.

Toro Super Blower Vac #51591

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  • John McKinney May 11, 2010

    Tell me what you need and I can surely help you out. I will need the serial number from your unit to get you the exact parts for you. Let me know what you would like to do. thanks.


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You actually can replace the plastic impeller on the Toro 51591 with the metal impeller part from the Toro 51659. Here is what I posted in this regard on another site:


I had broken the 2nd plastic impeller on my Toro 51591 model and wanted to get the metal on offered on the latest blower, model 51659. Multiple comments and reviews stated that this part wouldn't work. So, I just purchased the newer model blower / vac with the metal impeller. It works fine, actually has a more variable speed control instead of just a high / low and I had no issues using it this weekend.
As I was gathering all the parts; tubes, bag, main unit etc to toss the older model in the garbage this morning, I thought - "I wonder if the metal impeller on my new one would work?" So, I quickly removed it from the new model and bolted it into the old one. It works absolutely fine.
Now I'm just going to purchase a metal impeller replacement and have both units handy - which in conduction to having two (2) large gas leaf blowers is overkill but why pitch a perfectly good item. I can find someone to give it too I am sure.
My point - it would be real nice if people wouldn't go online and write things like "the metal impeller replacement won't work on the Toro 51591 model." That is completely false.

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Yea if you cant fin da company to order the part form which you probably cant youll have to trash it.

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