How to Remove a Bosch Jigsaw Blade

Step 1

Unplug the Bosch jigsaw power cord from the electrical outlet.

Step 2

Push the blade change button down with your thumb and turn the forward handle counterclockwise three complete times. The blade change button is on top of the forward handle.

Step 3

Grasp the blade by its sides with your fingers and push the blade up to release the tabs on the blade from the plunger.

Step 4

Pull the blade free from the jigsaw.

Step 5

Press the blade ejector lever on the front of the jigsaw to the middle position if your jigsaw has the quick-release mechanism. The blade will fall out of the jigsaw when you engage the ejector lever.