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Experience:  have worked on and around most engine models for 35 yrs./Polaris ATV expert
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I own a Troybilt Tomahawk -shredder 8 HP. It has sat outside

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I own a Troybilt Tomahawk chipper-shredder 8 HP. It has sat outside behind a barn for 15 years. I find that the company that built it went bankrupt in 2001. Are there any parts available? I know in order to get it back in service I'm going to have to replace SOMETHING.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Vince O. replied 1 year ago.

Hello, first of all see if it will fire.Remove the air filter a spray some ether or carb cleaner in it and pull the rope. If it fires you have spark and compression. Then we need to know the chipper model and the engine make and model