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My Ariens 2Stage snowblower wheel drive no longer

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Hi, My Ariens 2Stage...

Hi, My Ariens 2Stage snowblower wheel drive no longer engages,too much play between axle shaft and housing. Is there any way to replace axle bearings with tighter fit?

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

First time Ithink

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

Yes If possible. I do almost all repairs on 'everything'

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

Machine is in otherwise good condition.

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Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 4 months ago

There has to be a way to get the parts together. What is the model number of the unit? Is this a friction drive or a chain drive?

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Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 4 months ago

I see the question is still open, did you find the problem?

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