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Craftsman 172.745440 the weedwacker; same as hopefulsoldi in Aug 2009, the cap that hold the spool. It is nowhere in the sears part catalog, not even a part number and without it can't search anywhere else, ebay, lawnparts, etc...

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The part number for this part from the manual is GGT4591U-41. They call it a 'winding spool decorate cover' - and yes, this trimmer is a piece of junk.

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Craftsman 172.745440 the weedwacker; same as hopefulsoldi in Aug 2009, the cap that hold the spool. It is nowhere in the sears part catalog, not even a part number and without it can't search anywhere else,

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