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I've got a used Ariens model 910962 snowblower bought last fall. The auger stopped turning. The shear bolts are still in place. One of them looks like it's an actual shear bolt, The second is not, So something else is broken. I'm not sure where to look next.

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

Half an hour

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

If it's not too complicated. I'm guessing this is in the gear box though.

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

No, that's all i can think of at the moment.

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Technician: JON, Small Engine Technician replied 4 months ago

sounds like you may have a belt issue. how does the auger belt look? is it on pulleys?

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