Your line trimmer has been designed to operate over
a long period of time with a minimum of maintenance.
operation depends upon proper
tool care and regular cleaning.
switch off and unplug the toot.
clean the ventilation slot in your line
trimmer using a soft brush or dry cloth.
clean the cutting line and trimmer head
using a soft brush or dry cloth.
use a blunt scraper to remove grass and
dirt from the underside
of the safety guard.
parts. Use of any other parts may
create a hazard or cause product damage.
See Figure 14.
 Lay the product on a flat stable surface with the
trimming head facing upward.
 Rotate the backing flange until one of the notches is
aligned with the hole in the gear head.
 Insert the spindle lock rod into the hole to lock the
 Unscrew the trimmer head clockwise
See Figure 15.
 Unplug the line trimmer.
 Press and hold the release button [A] on the trimmer
head housing. The trimming line [C] can be replaced
while the button is pressed.
 After inserting
new trimming tine [C], make sure that
it sticks out evenly from both sides of the trimmer head.
NOTE: Always use .080" (2mm) round trimmer
line as replacement
SEARS item # 71.85606.
Only use the appropriate
STORmNG THE TRIMMER
 Clean all foreign material from the trimmer.
 Store it in a place that is inaccessible
 Keep away from corrosive agents such as garden
and de-icing salts.
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