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The piston on my tanaka string trimmer has an arrow embossed on top of it. Which direction does the arrow point?

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SOURCE: Homelite Mightylite String Trimmer Piston removal

Homelite shows the short block assy ($84.02) but no breakdown of the top end. I've never taken one apart, not cost effective. Here's the link to their parts site. Have the UT number available

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SOURCE: Need to find Tanaka tbc Grass Trimmer,carburettor service manual

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If the Carburetor OEM is a Zama, then
>>You can View a Breakdown/IPL of the Carburetor and Get Technical Information on Zama Carburetors at this Site Addy; http://www.zamacarb.com/tips.html and Select the Technical Guide.
If the Carburetor OEM is Walbro, then
>>You can View a Breakdown/IPL of the Carburetor at this Site Addy, http://69.16.165.8/ and Select Service & Aftermarket. Now Select Aftermarket Parts and Service. Now Select the OEM (Tanaka). Now Select Trimmer. Now Select your Carburetor (?) from the List Provided.
Please, Do Not Hesitate, If you Hit a Snag or this Does Not Correct the Problem, I am Here if You Require More Assistance.
Hope this Helps. Let me Know What Happens, Please. May the All Mighty Bless You and Yours. Be Safe and Be Happy. Thanks.

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