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Replace Powersmart auger belt

I have a model #DB7651-24, Powersmart snowblower. Iím trying to change the auger belt. I took the lower, and upper, plastic belt guards off. However, when trying to feed the new belt onto the pulley, I canít get the belt between the bolt heads that hold the drive, and auger pulleys in place. Anyone know how to figure this out!
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You need to split the machine to replace the belt. Instructions are given in the manual from around page 20. There is a link below to the manual which is for a similar model to yours. If you have your original manual, refer to the maintenance section for instruction on belt changes

https://www.manualslib.com/products/...4-3494850.html

Hopefully, the belt you got is designed for power equipment, not just a fan belt for a car. Outdoor Power equipment (OPE) require much stronger belts that automotive belts. They are subject to shock loads all the time.

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