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Introduction

This guide will show you how to remove the Woodruff key. A bad Woodruff key will cause the drive to rotate without the magneto moving.

Parts

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  1. Use a 9/16 wrench to unscrew the nut on the drive shaft. Use a 9/16 wrench to unscrew the nut on the drive shaft.
    • Use a 9/16 wrench to unscrew the nut on the drive shaft.

  2. Remove the lock washer underneath the nut.
    • Remove the lock washer underneath the nut.

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  4. Pull away the impulse coupling. Pull away the impulse coupling.
    • Pull away the impulse coupling.

  5. Use a pliers to remove the Woodruff key.
    • Use a pliers to remove the Woodruff key.

    • If the key seems stuck, use a #2 Flathead screwdriver to unjam the key.

Conclusion

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

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