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Not that this is 'The' solution, but,
Nearly all pull start mechanisms, are the same.
More often than not, there is a little 'Lug', which blocks the spring.
So that when you pull, you make the tension.
This 'pathetic little lug breaks, thus rendering the pull start, 'inactive'.
Unless you've an old rotter lying around, it's buy new, I'm afraid.
Not the best news in the world, I know.
But I am deserving of those four thumbs,
aren't I?

Posted on Jul 24, 2009

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