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Shredder smoking still runs but smokes, is the bushes, if so how do you replace them?

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  • gdub1 Nov 12, 2009

    I thought I had put that information in, but looks like it does not include it all in the description. Anyway it is an ALKO GARDEN SHREDDER 2400 Watt looks like this onehttp://www.mitre10.co.nz/shop/power_gard...
    what happened was I stuck a stick in which was too tough as it turns out, machine kept going but the blades got stuck, switch machine off (usually switches off itself but this time didn't), removed stick, started up machine, then it started smoking and smellling. I assume I have burnt something out or something is rubbing or I have damaged something electrical?? Could it be the bushes??

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Hi astens, sounds like your high speed adjustment is out of adjustment. You didn't say what engine is on the machine. The high speed is usually on the bottom of carb bowl. Turn it in(clockwise) 1 half turn and see how that works for ya. You will probably need to adjust it a little eigther way to smooth it out. Hope that helps.

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