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Recently picked up HS50 pretty cheap but had a carb issue.

He( previous owner) tried taking it off and just cut fuel line and broke the plastic part for the choke arm.

Well, no problem , I have a carb from a donor machine.

How do you get the control panel off? I took the gas tank off. the 2 top bolts off. for the life of me how do you get that bottom bolt off? it seems totally unaccessible.

I needed to replace the fuel line. so i took the gas turnoff knob out. there are 2 little screws holding the 2 fuel lines on the metal turnoff/on switch. One was easy. No way to get to other.

I drilled a hole in control panel just so i would have a clear shot to that other screw. removed switch and replaced fuel line.

even if i got whole control panel off I can not see how you can remove that fuel switch unless you had a elbow ratchet screw driver. don't even know if they make those.

well, anyway. should have came here to ask before doing this. once i start something I can't stop because I will forget how to put things back together after a day or so.

what goes around comes around
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If you tend to forget how things go back together, take pictures as you take stuff apart, this way you can always look at "how it was before".
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The shop manual is pretty light...but these pages might help:





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