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I was running my string trimmer with the tiller attachment. the trimmer shaft got really hot and stopped working. I removed the attachment and could smell hot grease. My trimmer is about 2-1/2 years old. Is it time to replace or is there a simple solution? RYOBI SS30

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It could be simple. Sounds like the drive cable came loose or broke. You could get an estimate from a repair shop -- probably not terribly expensive.

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