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Donald, Small Engine Technician
Category: Small Engine
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Experience:  I have 25+ years of experience repairing 2 & 4 cycle engines
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I am trying to remove the that is connected to the blower

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I am trying to remove the nut that is connected to the blower fan on the bottom of the blower.
JA: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue?
Customer: I want to replace the coil on the blower, and the only way to acces it is by removing the motor from the case
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Donald replied 1 year ago.

Hello, and thank you for choosing Just Answer. My name is***** will be happy to assist you. Remove your spark plug, and insert about 12 inches of soft rope, into your spark plug hole. The rope will serve as a piston stop, to prevent your crankshaft from rotating, as you are attempting to loosen the nut.

Expert:  Donald replied 1 year ago.

Make sure your piston is about mid-ways down inside your cylinder, prior to inserting your rope. A piece of pull rope from a lawnmower, or trimmer, etc. will work well for this purpose.

Expert:  Donald replied 1 year ago.

You and I can continue from here. Thanks!