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I have a Toro Ultra electric leaf blower. It's probably 5-6 years old. For the past coulple years the rotary dial switch has been cutting/shoring out killing the engine. Yesterday it gave out completely. I tried to take it apart to see if there was a broken or diconnected wires but after removing the 8 Phillips Head screws the machine will still not come apart and I can't get access to look at the wires or switch. What to do?

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Sounds like your carburetor needs to be cleaned out. The surging is usually a sign of running to lean (not getting enough gas) because of possible water, rust, gum, varnish or trash in your carb. Hope that helps.....

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Sounds like a piece of wood is caught under/between the impellor and the case/housing. When removing the impellor, you may find it has a left hand threaded nut.

Posted on Nov 13, 2009

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Common sense tells me it is not that hard you probably do not need an instruction manual, does life come with a instruction manual O Yeah the Bible. Believe in yourself review the situation, think it over you can do it!!!!!!!!!

Posted on Nov 25, 2009

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Go to toro.com. Put in your model number and i was able to find the manual at the Toro store.

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These machines are considered "disposable" items and most service centers won't even repair them, saying that it is not "cost effective." I have never come across a parts list for one other than maybe the plastic housing on them (they may exist), but costwise you may be better off getting another tool unless the Toro is still under warranty.

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