Table of Contents
- Who makes Homelite trimmer?
- What size line does Homelite trimmer use?
- What kind of gas does a Homelite weed wacker take?
- Why won’t my Homelite weed wacker start?
- Is Homelite out of business?
- How much oil do you mix with a 50 1 ratio?
- Does a Homelite weed eater have a clutch?
- How do you adjust the carburetor on a Homelite weed eater?
- How do you clean a 2 stroke carburetor without removing it?
- How do I know if my 2 stroke is lean or rich?
Who makes Homelite trimmer?
What size line does Homelite trimmer use?
What kind of gas does a Homelite weed wacker take?
This Homelite gas trimmer runs on a 50:1 mix of unleaded automobile gasoline and two-cycle engine oil. That is equivalent to 2.6 fluid ounces (80 ml.) of oil to one gallon of gasoline or 4 tsp. (20 ml.)
Why won’t my Homelite weed wacker start?
Common solutions for: Homelite String trimmer won’t start. Inspect the spark plug for signs of wear or damage. If the porcelain insulator is cracked, an electrode is burned away or damaged, or there is heavy carbon buildup at the electrode, replace the spark plug.
Is Homelite out of business?
Deere & Company announced on Nov. 16, 2001 that it has sold its Homelite consumer products business.
How much oil do you mix with a 50 1 ratio?
For a 50:1 ratio of gas to oil, use 2.6 fluid ounces of oil per gallon of gas. For a 40:1 mixture, use 3.2 fluid ounces of oil per gallon of gas.
Does a Homelite weed eater have a clutch?
The clutch on Homelite trimmers is a centrifugal clutch, which includes a clutch drum, clutch shoes and spring. The crankshaft engages and spins the clutch, which powers the piston in the cylinder. The drum, shoes or spring can all wear out over time, and will need to be replaced.
How do you adjust the carburetor on a Homelite weed eater?
Most weed eaters will have a small air hole available on the cap to the gas tank ? This lets air into the tank to help prevent any vacuum from forming. An easy way to check if your air hole is clogged is to simply loosen the cap while the trimmer is running ? If performance improves, a replacement gas cap is your fix.
How do you clean a 2 stroke carburetor without removing it?
Spray liberally with carb cleaner ? trying to direct the cleaner into the jets ? and leave to soak for a few minutes. Use an air line (or a can of pressurised air, sold as an ‘air duster’) to blow through the jets. Repeat the previous step and this one until you can see no more gunge.
How do I know if my 2 stroke is lean or rich?
keeping the engine under a light load (you will only be opening the throttle to 1/2 or so) If the needle is set too rich you will hear a sputtering like the choke is on and the acceleration will be slow. If the clip position is too lean the engine will sound quiet and have a ?dead? feeling possibly hesitating.