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Donald, Small Engine Technician
Category: Small Engine
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Experience:  I have 25+ years of experience repairing 2 & 4 cycle engines
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We have a 5 HP Tecumseh yard man snow blower and cannot find

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Hi Pearl,
JA: I'll do all I can to help. How long have you been dealing with this?
Customer: We have a 5 HP Tecumseh yard man snow blower and cannot find the manual. Engine # HSSK50. We need to to know the spark plug gap?
JA: Can you guesstimate how old the engine is? And has it done anything like this in the past?
Customer: About 8 years - won't turn over and have new spak plug but do not know what gap to set it at?
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: yes
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: no just tell me the gap please?
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Donald replied 9 months ago.

Hello. Thank you for choosing Just Answer. My name is***** will be happy to assist you.

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
Thanks Donald.
Expert:  Donald replied 9 months ago.

You are very welcome! Your spark plug gap should be set at 0.30"

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
Can you email me a manual? And thanks for your help..Happy New Year
Email is***@******.***.
Expert:  Donald replied 9 months ago.

I will check for a manual.

Expert:  Donald replied 9 months ago.

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