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How do I replace the wheel on my OFNA starter box.

Old 08-03-2010, 10:28 PM
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I have the Chrome top Ofna starter box with the big single 12v motor.
How do I get the starter wheel to come off the shaft to replace it.I tried turning the nut,but the shaft spins with it when I turn the nut.Is there some kind of technique to get them off.Any advice will be helpful,thanks.
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I have the Chrome top Ofna starter box with the big single 12v motor.
How do I get the starter wheel to come off the shaft to replace it.I tried turning the nut,but the shaft spins with it when I turn the nut.Is there some kind of technique to get them off.Any advice will be helpful,thanks.
im pretty sure its counter clock wise nut. and hold the wheel. mine came off pretty easily.
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cordless impact gun would do it without having to hold anything. It will get it tight too.
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im pretty sure its counter clock wise nut. and hold the wheel. mine came off pretty easily.
The wheel on mine spins freely on the shaft,I think it's stripped somehow,any other way.


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cordless impact gun would do it without having to hold anything. It will get it tight too.
Don't have one of those,could there be another tool.
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The wheel on mine spins freely on the shaft,I think it's stripped somehow,any other way.
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push hard on the wheel toward the motor and it should "bind"... someone will say thats bad but i got it off and it still works
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push hard on the wheel toward the motor and it should "bind"... someone will say thats bad but i got it off and it still works
I'll give that a try.
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Originally Posted by jmaxey51 View Post
push hard on the wheel toward the motor and it should "bind"... someone will say thats bad but i got it off and it still works

Hey,it worked!
Thank you very much.You saved me a trip to the local hobby store.

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