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My powersmart snow blower auger won’t spin .. belts are good…

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Hi my powersmart snow blower auger won’t spin .. belts are good and pins are good

Mechanic's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. How long have you been dealing with this?

Hi ran over leaves in snow

Mechanic's Assistant: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?

Yes

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else we should know to help you best?

I I think it’s in the gear box. Main drive from impeller shaft to auger drive

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Shaft tuning into the gearbox? And no shaft turning the augers out? Gearbox is the problem and need the model number to see if it has gears that can be replaced, or you need a new gearbox.

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
Powersmart DB 7659 A-22
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No
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Gearbox shows to have a woodruff key which can be sheared, And looks like the gears are sold. I see o number for the gearbox assembly.

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
I paid 18 $

?? We don't need a phone call, did you see the parts list?

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
I see it but not sure what I need

Do you see the half moon key? I would remove the gearbox and see if the key is sheared. Any auto supply would have a new key.

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
A woodruff key
Customer reply replied 7 months ago
About how much are they

Less than a dollar!

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
Ok thank you ...

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