Swashdrive Whip: Changing the Pivot Clip.

Instructions good for 2013 and 2014 models.
Removing and re-installing PIVOT-CLIP

How to change Swashdrive Whip Pivot Clip.
Do not remove the crank part from the top pivot clip.
How to change the Swashdrip Whip Pivot Clip.

Support the frame on something elevated.
Push hard on the pin and it will slide.

A small set of "Ask Ernie" screwdrivers is available.

Boxed Set of Jeweler's Screw Drivers
"Ask Ernie" $1.99/Set
1) When removing or installing the e-clip, place the machine INSIDE A BAG.
So you don't lose the e-clip.

2) Hold the shaft and armature in the down position so that it does not move.

3) Pry the clip off.
It may fly off, that is why
you should place everything in a bag.

How to change the Swashdrive Whip Pivot Clip.

Re-install the Swashdrive Whip Pivot Clip.
1) Position Crank on Motor shaft while aligning
the pivot clip on the rear support.
2) Align the 2 sides of the Pivot Clip onto the back
and press the shaft so that both sides are connected.

Re-install e-clip with machine inside a plastic bag.
Push the clip horizontally on.
(WATCH out for your FINGERS when you slip. Ouch.)
If the e-clip accidentally falls into the motor shake it out to retrieve it.
That's it. Congratulations.