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  1. Snowblower Repairs and Maintenance Forum
    I have a Craftsman 9 HP Model 247.88790. It was just barely throwing snow and thanks to the people in this forum I was able to perform several repairs, such as replacing the float ring, putting in a new auger belt and doing the impeller mod. Over the last week we had a few storms and things were...
  2. Snapper Snowblowers
    Hello!! I am mechanically inclined but have to admit defeat. I noticed that my machine has not been throwing snow like it used to. I replaced the auger belt and adjusted the free play, but less than a minute into using it, the belt came off!! I am waiting until it warms up a little before I...
  3. Snowblower Repairs and Maintenance Forum
    During last week's snowstorm my auger stopped turning. I checked the shear pins and they were intact. Upon removing the belt cover I saw that that auger belt had slipped. The manual says that the belt cannot be tightened and should be replaced if it starts to slip. I replaced it today even...
  4. Snowblower Repairs and Maintenance Forum
    Didn't think to check for wobble prior to disassembly. After I reassembled and gently hand torqued the pulley bolt I gave her a spin and noticed the wobble. I unscrewed and re-torqued but no change in wobble. streamable.com/lzb1xr Story: Model in signature. I just serviced my auger gearbox...
  5. Snowblower Repairs and Maintenance Forum
    Was just about to get started on replacing these belts on this snowblower and then discovered this forum. Was hoping to get some advice, tips or general cautions before I start to take it apart. Never worked on anything like this before so you can say I am a newbie for sure. Dont have a truck to...
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