How do you change the line on a Stihl FS 45?

Asked by Christopher Dalbec on September 13, 2021

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Keep the string wound tightly on the Stihl FS 45 trimmer.

  1. Turn the FS 45 trimmer off and let the engine cool.
  2. Hold the outer rim of the spool retainer.
  3. Cut off approximately 25 feet of new string, and fold the string in half.
  4. Hold the inner reel with one hand, andwith the other begin winding the string around the reel.

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