How do I add string to a Sears trimmer?

Answer Remove the Old StringPry off the glide plate from the top of the head. The glide plate is the smooth plate which screws on and off. Pull out any old remaining line. Clean the entire head assembly w... Read More »

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How to String a Double String Trimmer?

Double-string trimmers use the same type and length of line as their single-string cousins, except that it is cut in two halves. Both styles tend to eat up a lot of line, so it is good to have plen... Read More »

Which string trimmer is the best?

On One Hand: Consumer Reports Recommends a StihlConsumer Reports keeps an up-to-date list of string trimmer reviews on its subscriber-only website and puts the $150 Stihl HomeScaper Series FS 45, a... Read More »

Who makes the best string trimmer?

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How do I wind a Toro string trimmer?

Removing the SpoolUnscrew the cap on the trimmer head counterclockwise. Remove the cap and spool. Clean the cap and spool with a rag, and replace them if they are damaged.Rewinding the SpoolDiscard... Read More »