Originally Posted by Mr Chips
you really have nothing to lose by trying. I can't imagine the primer ball is expensive, so really what do you have to lose other than a couple bucks and an hour of your time?
i say "go for it"
You were so right! I went by the small engine shop, they matched up the primer bulb, I got some more Tygon fuel line, and the grand total was $6.30!
I installed the bulb and lines, pulled about 6 times, and the trimmer runs great!
Thanks for the encouragement!