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 Posted: Tue May 5th, 2009 02:32 pm
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Samurai Appliance Repair Man

Joined: Mon Mar 21st, 2005
Location: Otterville, New Hampshire USA
Posts: 16083
Budget Appliance Repair wrote: grey one wrote: If the clutch assy. was VERY HOT you may need a new clutch. Had one last week - took out and cleaned and it worked. And boy was it hot after only a minute of running.As far as I know it is still working so it will be the first one I cleaned that worked for long..

Grey One, if you ever feel inclined to clean another one why don't you throw a #8 washer in one of the spring cups too, this will shim up the clutch spring to compansate for worn clutch lining and make a fix last lot longer and make for a much nicer spin.

I've done this many times when someone wants to get by cheap and have never had a problem.

Willie B, you are one clever dude.  Domo for sharing this pearl!  :rocker:

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