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Hi, just got a new spool and line for my Black and Decker GL550 strimmer and can't find the instructions anywhere on how to fit it, TIA, John

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Instructions can be found at: https://www.2helpu.com/PDMSDocuments/EU/Docs//docpdf/gl550_uk.pdf.

If the line keeps getting too long, it's because swivel 14 in diagram 7 was in the wrong position when you inserted the spool - just move it to the ouside position, re-insert the spool and away you go. Frankie.

Posted on Jun 11, 2008

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SOURCE: got a Black & Decker GL301 strimmer but have lost instruction manual. dont know how to fit new cutting wire

Go to Homebase, B&Q, Ebay or your local hardware shop and buy a new spool, ALM part number BD032.

Posted on Jun 01, 2009

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SOURCE: threading line on black & decker GL301 strimmer

Do you mean that the string keeps feeding as you try to operate the trimmer?

If so, you are winding the string on the spool the wrong way. Put the string on the spool in a clockwise direction. This should do it.

Jim

Posted on Jun 21, 2009

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SOURCE: How do you fit a new spool?

refer to here for generic instructions of replacing the wire/string on a trimmer.

http://wiki.answers.com/Q/How_do_you_replace_a_weed_eater_trimmer_line

have a read through, it may help assist you.

Posted on Jul 21, 2009

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SOURCE: i have a black & decker gt701 strimmer. i

Remove cup from bottom of unit by depressing 2 detent tabs and pulling away from unit.
Replace empty spool with new full one or wind on aftermarket string. Wind in direction of
arrow on spool. Make sure spool is seated on rachet firmly.

Posted on Apr 21, 2010

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