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Experience:  have worked on and around most engine models for 35 yrs./Polaris ATV expert
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I have a Power Clear 418 ZR Snowthrower. 2 years old. It has

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I have a Power Clear 418 ZR Snowthrower. 2 years old.
It has oil, gas, it cranks , but will not start. Any thoughts, thank you
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Vince O. replied 10 months ago.

Hello, did it sit with gas in it all summer? If you squirt a little carb cleaner directly into the carb will it start?

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
No gas in till today. Worked great for 2 years, not over used. It cranks, buy not start.
I did not squirt into carb.
Expert:  Vince O. replied 10 months ago.

If it does start push the primer to keep it running to see if it clears and stays running on its own.If you squirt and it starts then quits the carb needs cleaned.

Expert:  Vince O. replied 10 months ago.

Try draining some fuel out of the carb first to remove any od gas.

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
I will try that, thanks. Getting 14 inches tomorrow
Expert:  Vince O. replied 10 months ago.

Good luck

Expert:  Vince O. replied 10 months ago.

Did it fire at all?