How to Replace a String Trimmer Carburetor?

Answer For most professional and homeowner string trimmers, the carburetor is usually a Walbro or Zama. While both connect to the engine the same way, their interior makeup varies. If you choose to disass... Read More »

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How to Rebuild a String Trimmer Carburetor?

The carburetor that most string trimmers use is an all position or butterfly diaphragm with an attached fuel pump. These carburetors have three areas of operation: fuel metering, fuel mixing and fu... Read More »

How do I replace the string on a Toro trimmer?

Removing the Inner ReelSwitch the engine off so it can cool down for several minutes. Put the engine down on the ground, with the head in the air, to replace the string. Loosen the center cap by tu... Read More »

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 »