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how can i take the head off of my troybuilt 4 cycle weed eater

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how can i take the head off of my troybuilt 4 cycle weed eater and put a quick loading head on it? i don t know how to get the head off
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Ranwell1 replied 6 years ago.

Most Troy-bilt trimmers cannot have that type of head put on it unless there are a few homemade parts put on with it.


The head comes off with a metal ring around the inside shaft. This is after you take the bump knob off of it and then the spool that the line is wrapped around.


This is a head built for Troy-Bilt and they have a weird type of shaft coming out of the unit.


I wish that I could tell you a different answer. The universal heads will not usually work on these trimmers.


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