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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Will it hurt to oil the filter on a weed eater?

most filters that you speak of are washable in water and soap, so they can be used over and over.I would only suggest that in this case, if you insist on doing this, that you check your filter more... Read More »

The Proper Oil & Gas Mixture for a Weed Eater?

Trimmers were developed using a two-cylinder engine to keep the equipment lightweight and compact. Because of the smaller engine design, a Weed Eater requires a fuel mixture of unleaded gasoline a... 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 »

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 »