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I have inherited a old Yard Machine MTD tiller. The pull string

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I have inherited a old Yard Machine MTD tiller. The pull string broke. Not sure how to replace with new one. Any suggestions?
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Vince O. replied 7 years ago.
Hello,can you read and give me the other numbers from the engine so I can identify your engine?
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
Their almost rubbed off by age. But I think it is model 135202 Serial 0258 01
Expert:  Vince O. replied 7 years ago.

Assuming the rewind spring is ok,buy a new starter rope and knot on one end.Wind pulley in a counter clockwise direction until tight and hold. Line up hole for rope in pulley with eyelet in starter housing and push thru pulley and out thru eyelet and connect rope handle.

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