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Vince O.
Vince O., Small Engine Technician
Category: Small Engine
Satisfied Customers: 2787
Experience:  Over 30 years experience repairing lawn and garden equipment. Chainsaws, mowers,blowers and trimmers
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AS soon as I engage the impeller on my snow blower the

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AS soon as I engage the impeller on my snow blower the engine stats to stall. What is the problem?
JA: Do you have fuel in the tank? If so, is the shut-off valve open and the fuel clean?
Customer: Yes
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: yes
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: It's a Troy built blower
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Vince O. replied 3 months ago.

Hello, did you inspect the augers to see if one was bent and rubbing on the housing? Sometimes a rock or branch could get jammed between the auger and the housing