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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: 1 year ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Vince O. replied 1 year 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 1 year 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 1 year 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 1 year ago.

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

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I will try that, thanks. Getting 14 inches tomorrow
Expert:  Vince O. replied 1 year ago.

Good luck

Expert:  Vince O. replied 1 year ago.

Did it fire at all?