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  1. General DIY Discussions
    I bought a used John Deere TRS 22 snowblower that has been working great but the blades stop initiating. The sheer pins are in and new.The blades stopped working when I caught the corner of my lawn while snowblowing. Any ideas?
  2. Tractors & Mowers
    My Toro SnowMaster 724 has no grease fittings on the auger, like the ones I had on my old Ariens. How frequently should the owner disassemble this to add grease? I’ve seen some YouTube videos where the owner uses Nickel anti-seize instead of grease, but have also seen posts from folks saying...
  3. Tractors & Mowers
    My Honda snowblower was running extremely rough. I finally figured out how to fix it myself. If your Honda power equipment will not idle, you might find this video helpful: http://youtu.be/P6YZJzlGx2s
  4. Automotive Repairs
    Hi I have a MTD 8/26 snowblower with track, runs fine but after about half an hour it loses most of its power to move forward or reverse, everything else is fine, the engine continues to sound normal. I have changed the belts, changed the friction wheel, adjusted the tension on the friction...
  5. General DIY Discussions
    I recently had problems with my snowblower, Craftsmen model 247.888530, both throwing snow any distance and moving through hardly any amount of snow. I ended up replacing the drive belt, arguer belts, friction wheel rubber and adjusted both the auger cable and drive cable. Well is runs great and...
  6. Landscaping & Lawn Care
    Hi, I´m new here and i have an question about my snowblower I have an Ariens ST824 tek-8hp. I´ve cleaned the carb 3 times now, changed the spark plug, fresh fuel and checked the fuel line, everything seems okey. But it will only start if i put the throttle on low with or without choke. Then it...
  7. General DIY Discussions
    I recently replaced my snowblower Auger belt then decided to kill two birds with one stone so I replaced the drive belt too. There is an awful lot of slack in the drive belt and I cannot figure out how to tighten it! I have a craftsman 24" 5.0 model number 247.886640. Someone help! :furious...
  8. General DIY Discussions
    I have a Toro 421 snowblower. (4 cycle - gas & oil separate) Was running fine. I disengaged the forward drive handle, the unit stopped, but would not start the forward movement again when I engaged the handle. Auger was not affected, just the drive forward and backward. Can anyone tell me...
  9. General DIY Discussions
    So I recently inherited a JD 828(?) snowblower from my mother in law, worked great the first few days this snow season, then today as i was clearing some moderate to large snow drifts (light snow only), the auger stopped turning. I cleared the front out and made sure there was nothing freezing...
  10. General DIY Discussions
    My snow blower's drive system isn't working. I've replaced both the drive and auger belts and still nothing. It seems that the torsion spring for the idler pulley is too loose. Is there a way to tighten up the tension on this?
  11. Landscaping & Lawn Care
    I have an Ariens two-stage 11/28 snowblower. It's in its 6th winter and has performed great here in Central NY. My problem is that it isn't blowing the snow out of the chute like it should. The blower starts, as usual, with just one pull. It runs great, the augers are turning and the...
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