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Old Craftsman snowblower 3/20


I'm trying to learn how to fix my small engines myself. I have an old Sears Craftsman snowblower 3/20 model # 536-884351. It doesn't start. I tried replacing the spark plug and putting new gas in, but it still won't start. I figured maybe it's the carburetor so, I have taken it apart somewhat. I still don't know how to get to the carburetor without taking the whole thing apart!

I did post this message before and I appreciate the advice, but I took off the top cover and still can't get to it.

So, do I have to remove the back piece also?

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hard to get to! I have one now working on it looking for sturdier flange bearing other than plastic. The manual says the adjustment is on carb bowl bottom but on mine it is a solid hex head bolt....
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Spray starting fluid in the carb, if it starts you have a carb problem, if it doesn't, you have a spark problem but check the spark first.

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