Weed Eater Will Not Idle?

Answer After the Weed Eater engine ignites, the carburetor system allows a small influx of gasoline into the carburetor to sustain low level combustion. When the trigger gets depressed, the throttle arm o... Read More »

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Did i do everything right with my weed eater?

Your mixture is 49.23:1. Good enough for a 50:1 fuel to oil requirement. If your machine requires 40:1 or 30:1 then you don't have enough oil in the fuel and you'll ruin the machine.Hope this hel... Read More »

Who makes Weed Eater Featherlite?

A Swedish company, Husqvarna, manufactures the Weed Eater Featherlite along with its Poulan line of equipment. Husqvarna also manufactures a variety of grass trimmers, blowers, hedge trimmers, edge... Read More »

Who makes Weed Eater trimmers?

Weed Eater trimmers are produced and marketed by Poulan, a lawn care and landscaping products company based in Charlotte, North Carolina. The Weed Eater brand also offers blowers, edgers and hedge ... Read More »

How to Rewind a Weed Eater Spool?

The plastic lines on a Weed Eater string trimmer are designed to wear down over time, meaning you must occasionally replace the cord. Always refill the spool with 0.080-inch diameter monofilament r... Read More »