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Shaft-Flex 50"

Part Number: 530095803
Weed Eater
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Product Information
Manufacturer: Weed Eater
Product Number: 530095803
Classification: Part
Weight: 0.31 lbs.
Shipping: Ships Worldwide
Description:
This flexible drive shaft fits inside the drive shaft housing assembly to drive the cutting head. It is a genuine manufacturer approved replacement item that is specially designed for Weed Eater string trimmers. Eventually, the rounded ends will fail to engage the trimmer head. It is also possible to kink or even break the drive shaft cable by stopping the trimmer head very rapidly. It is made from high quality metal and it is sold individually.
Products Compatibility

This item works with the following types of products:

  • • Trimmer
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Repair Instructions: Submitted by Customers Like You
10 of 13 people found this instruction helpful
Tool Type:
Trimmer
Parts Used:
Shaft-Flex 50" - 530095803
Repair Difficulty:
Medium
Time Spent Repairing:
15-30 minutes
Tools Used:
Nutdriver, Hex bit
Broken flex shaft
Pulled the throttle handle apart, separated engine from shaft, removed broken shaft, fished 2nd piece of broken shaft out. Slid in new shaft, reassembled.
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5 of 6 people found this instruction helpful
Tool Type:
Trimmer
Parts Used:
Shaft-Flex 50" - 530095803
Repair Difficulty:
Medium
Time Spent Repairing:
1-2 hours
Tools Used:
Pliers, Adjustable Wrench, torx drivers
Flex shaft cable broke
Disassembled the drive assembly from the power head
Removed broken drive cable from housing
Removed plastic inner cable guide from housing
Unscrewed dust cover from threaded mounting assembly with difficulty damaging the threads.Reinstalled mounting assembly, would not go all the way into the bushing
had to remove the rivet that holds the guard mounting bracket to the shaft
installed all components in the shaft, welded guard bracket to shaft housing
reassembled unit. Had to repair threads to be able to install the string head
replacement drive cable worked perfectly and was a direct replacement
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4 of 6 people found this instruction helpful
Tool Type:
Trimmer
Parts Used:
Shaft-Flex 50" - 530095803
Repair Difficulty:
Easy
Time Spent Repairing:
15-30 minutes
Tools Used:
Screwdriver, Pliers, Allen wrench
Drive cable broke
Removed shaft and pulled drive cable out replaced cable and shaft.
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3 of 5 people found this instruction helpful
Tool Type:
Trimmer
Parts Used:
Shaft-Flex 50" - 530095803
Repair Difficulty:
Easy
Time Spent Repairing:
15-30 minutes
Tools Used:
Screwdriver
Broken weed eater drive shaft
Removed drive head, pulled drive cable out, installed new cable, reinstalled drive head.
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5 of 9 people found this instruction helpful
Tool Type:
Trimmer
Parts Used:
Shaft-Flex 50" - 530095803
Repair Difficulty:
Medium
Time Spent Repairing:
15-30 minutes
Tools Used:
Screwdriver, Pliers, Torx 25
Flex shaft cable broke
1.Remove trimmer head
2.Remove flex cable end
3.Remove shaft from motor housing.
4.Pull cable end from shaft with needle nose pliers
5.Greased new cable, replaced cable into shaft
6.Replaced shaft end at motor housing
7.Replaced flex cable end
8.Replaced trimmer head
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Tool Type:
Trimmer
Parts Used:
Shaft-Flex 50" - 530095803
Repair Difficulty:
Easy
Time Spent Repairing:
15-30 minutes
Tools Used:
Screwdriver, Pliers
Weed eater shaft broke
Remove broken shaft and installed new one that fit great
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Tool Type:
Trimmer
Parts Used:
Shaft-Flex 50" - 530095803
Repair Difficulty:
Easy
Time Spent Repairing:
15-30 minutes
Tools Used:
Socket set, Adjustable Wrench, torx bits
flex shaft broke
Removed old flex shaft from housing
Installed new flex shaft into housing
Filled up gas
Started and weedwacked yard
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  • Working well
    Arrived on time, good packaging. Haven’t put it to work but it installed easily runs well when not under load. I’m happy with my purchase.
    Richard - July 11, 2021 Verified Purchase
    It was exactly the item I Was looking for. Thanks to eReplacement
    My trimmer works very well with the replacement part you sent.
    Fernando - October 31, 2019 Verified Purchase
    Nice part
    The 51 inch cable was discontinued so I took a chance and ordered a 50 inch and cut the housing down a inch. Worked out just fine weed eater preforms as it should. It's nice when things work out as they should!
    Guest - August 5, 2019 Verified Purchase
    Weed Eater flex shaft
    This item arrived in nice packaging and fit my application perfectly. It also arrived in a timely manner...
    James - July 8, 2019 Verified Purchase
    Weedwacker part
    Reasonable price,quick response,shipping arrived earlier than expected..Part fit perfectly..
    Guest - June 18, 2019 Verified Purchase
    Replacement flex shaft for FL25 weedeater
    Received undamaged, protected with oil and fits perfectly in my weedeater FL25.
    kalfred - June 7, 2019 Verified Purchase
    Verified Purchase
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    Product Information
    Manufacturer: Weed Eater
    Product Number: 530095803
    Classification: Part
    Weight: 0.31 lbs.
    Shipping: Ships Worldwide

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