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Craftsman snow blower starts first pull every time. runs

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craftsman snow blower starts first pull every time. runs perfect in fall. when cold starts first pull runs 12 seconds and stops ideling or full load
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Briggs-Fan replied 11 months ago.

Hi my name is ***** ***** welcome to Just Answer . Do you have the model number of your snowblower by any chance . It sounds like a carburetor issue . It could be the carburetor is either partially clogged or the gas in the carburetor bowl went bad . If it has a primer it is most likely starting and running off the good gas that is primed up into the carburetor for a few seconds then dies