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If my snowblower is still moving but i don't remember when the friction disk got replace should i just replace it

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If my snowblower is still moving but i don't remember when the friction disk got replace should i just replace it
Cant speek for you specific machine, but ive seen friction disks last decades. Or with abuse or mis adjustment, only a seson or two. It would take a visual inspection , or if you had a actuall issue. If your really handy, and want to change it, you can. It does take a bunch of disasembly. Videos on youtube.

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Look at the friction disk, if there are not pieces missing and it's pulling the machine then it does not need to be replaced however it is not a job you want to do in the dead of winter and they are only about $18 BUT PIA to replace, a very greasy job and can be frustrating, and you can't do it with gloves on.

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