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Bosch 1677 worm drive, stopped, brushes or trigger. 1677 m…

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Bosch***** stopped, brushes or...

Bosch***** stopped, brushes or trigger

Mechanic's Assistant: Can you guesstimate how old your Bosch is? And just to clarify, what's the exact model?

1677 m 15 years old

Mechanic's Assistant: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?

Yes

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else we should know to help you best?

Trouble shoot?

Submitted: 6 months ago.Category: Small Engine
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Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 6 months ago
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Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 6 months ago

Could be either, but the 1677 has brush holders, on each side of the housing, which you can remove and inspect the brushes. On the end of the motor, below the handle with the switch, is the two caps that you would remove.

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Customer reply replied 6 months ago
I got it working thx
Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 6 months ago

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