Tradesman
Band Saw

Model #8166L Tradesman saw

Here are the diagrams and repair parts for Tradesman 8166L saw, as well as links to manuals and error code tables, if available.

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    Blnd Rivet

    #X099

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    Blnd rivet

    Part #X099

    The manufacturer no longer makes this part, and there's no substitute part

    Button

    #X0HU

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    Button

    Part #X0HU

    The manufacturer no longer makes this part, and there's no substitute part

    Terminal

    #X0A1

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    Terminal

    Part #X0A1

    The manufacturer no longer makes this part, and there's no substitute part

    Body Cover

    #X12Z

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    Body cover

    Part #X12Z

    The manufacturer no longer makes this part, and there's no substitute part

    Washer

    #X03J

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    Washer

    Part #X03J

    The manufacturer no longer makes this part, and there's no substitute part

    Knob

    #X0HT

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    Knob

    Part #X0HT

    The manufacturer no longer makes this part, and there's no substitute part

    Sticker

    #X094

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    Sticker

    Part #X094

    The manufacturer no longer makes this part, and there's no substitute part

    Nut

    #X09D

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    Nut

    Part #X09D

    The manufacturer no longer makes this part, and there's no substitute part

    Hex Nut

    #X09J

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    Hex nut

    Part #X09J

    The manufacturer no longer makes this part, and there's no substitute part

    Hex Nut

    #X09K

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    Hex nut

    Part #X09K

    The manufacturer no longer makes this part, and there's no substitute part

    Symptoms for band saws

    Choose a symptom to see related band saw repairs.

    Main causes: dull blade, using the wrong type of blade, feeding work piece to quickly, loose blade tension
    Main causes: angle indicator needs adjustment, dull blade
    Main causes: broken saw blade, bad drive belt, damaged rubber tire
    Main causes: lack of electrical power, broken power cord, bad on/off switch, faulty drive motor
    Main causes: damaged rubber tire, worn wheel bearings, loose blade tension, dull saw blade
    Main causes: dull blade, improper feeding, loose blade tension, not using a work piece guide
    Main causes: dull blade, using the wrong type of blade, weak drive motor

    Repair guides for band saws

    These step-by-step repair guides will help you safely fix what’s broken on your band saw.

    April 1, 2015
    By Lyle Weischwill
    How to replace a band saw on-off switch

    If the switch won't turn the band saw on or off, it could be defective. Replace the switch, using these steps.

    Repair difficulty
    Time required
     15 minutes or less
    April 1, 2015
    By Lyle Weischwill
    How to replace a band saw drive belt

    If the motor runs but the blade doesn't move, it could be that the drive belt is broken. Here's how to replace it.

    Repair difficulty
    Time required
     15 minutes or less
    April 1, 2015
    By Lyle Weischwill
    How to replace a band saw blade

    If the saw blade is dull or damaged and isn't cutting cleanly, replace the blade following these steps.

    Repair difficulty
    Time required
     15 minutes or less

    Articles and videos for band saws

    Use the advice and tips in these articles and videos to get the most out of your band saw.

    January 18, 2016

    How to use a multimeter to test electrical parts video

    By Sears PartsDirect staff

    Learn how to use a multimeter to check for wiring problems in an appliance that's not working

    April 1, 2015

    Band saw common questions

    By Sears PartsDirect staff

    These answers to common questions can help you make the most of your band saw.