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I have tecumseh 3.5 HP on MTD 24 Snowblower wont start. I

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I have tecumseh 3.5 HP on MTD 24" Snowblower won't start. I replaced sparkplug but do not have manual to show me how to maintain air filter and/or fuel filter. Can you give me any advise.
Submitted: 8 years ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Delsley Jr replied 8 years ago.
I would recommend pulling the Spark plug and see if it is firing good . If you are getting a good spark I would say it is not getting fuel .
Customer: replied 8 years ago.

I am getting good sparkplug firing.


Is there a fuel filter on this engine - if yes - where is it?


This is a 5.5 HP Tecumseh engine....

Expert:  Delsley Jr replied 8 years ago.
Here is a Tecumseh link that should help you out some . go to page 10 & 11 on trouble shooting.
Expert:  Delsley Jr replied 8 years ago.
I'm thinking it should have a inline fuel filter . It would be on the lune coming from the fuel tank to the carb.
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