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Where is the Spark Arrestor located on a Ryobi SS 30 Trimmer

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  • mgraham16 Mar 30, 2011

    Where is the spark arrestor located on the Roybi SS 30 Lawn Trimmer. Once located what tools do I need to remove the arrestor and clean it?

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It will be on the muffler. What you are looking for is a screen mesh. If you cannot see through this mesh then you need to clean it before putting it back into the muffler. You can clean it with a propane torch and burn off the carbon deposits.

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