GruBee StarFire and Skyhawk: ROPE PULL START DISASSEMBLY AND ASSEMBLY
Pull rope assy: Tie knot: Take off handle:
Undo knot: Take off clamp: Take off handle:
Take out center screw: Remove plate: Remove catch and spring:
Inspect rope; if OK leave on; if not remove: Removing rope;
Remove grommet: Discard worn or broken parts: Installing new spring:
Cut holding wire on new spring: Winding back spring if becomes unraveled; note direction:
Spring installed correctly: Install spring in hsg.: Connect spring end to catch tower in hsg.
Installing new rope: Tie knot: Pull tightly:
Note direction of rope wind: Rope end in slot: Bring rope thru hole in hsg.
Wind spring CCW with thumb and wind 4 or 5 turns till full tight: Tie knot to hold spring:
Install small spring as shown: Install plate with spring leg inserted in back side of plastic catch.
Note: Plastic catch must be in position and plate with spring angled in to engage spring leg to plastic catch. See Ref; pic. center below next row;
Note: spring leg on back side of plate: Turn plate over and insert spring leg into plastic catch collar. Center Ref pic: Plate must be in catch position between post as shown in center pic; ref: only Note: plate position on housing spindle in right side pic;
Install center screw Pull rope to see if catch comes outward correctly;
Note: Good idea to apply wax coating to nylon cord pull rope to enhance long life;
Receiving collar on engine: Rope pull service kit:
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