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TROY BUILT 179 CC SNOW BLOWER, TUNE UP, TO RUN BETTER, WHAT…

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TROY BUILT 179 CC SNOW BLOWER, TUNE UP, TO RUN BETTER, WHAT AND WHERE DO I NEED TO ADJUST

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

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

I THOUGHT IT WAS JUST A CARB ADJUST. CANT SEEM TO SEE ONE, UNLESS WELL HIDDEN

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most all 4 cycle engine carb are non adjustable any more unless it is from the 80's and older.

what is the machine doing currently? what is the issue you are having? If you are just wanting to tune up, change the spark plug, air filter, oil and check the belts

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
IT SEEMS AS THOUGH IT IS CHOKING, AND NOT GETTING ENOUGH GAS. I'LL DO THE STEPS ABOVE, BEING THAT ITS NOT MY MACHINE, AND I HAVE NO IDEA WHEN THEY WERE PREFOFMRD LAST. BACK IN AN HOUR OR SO. IF A SHEAR PIN IS BROKEN ON ONE OF THE AUGER BLADES, WOULD THAT CAUSE THE ENGINE TO BOG DOWN.

if it is not running full speed I would check to make sure the choke butterfly is open all the way if equip with one. if it is ipened all the way after machine is warmed up, I would suggest cleaning the carb internally, as there may be a partially clogged high speed carb jet not allowing enough fuel to flow from carb to the cylinder

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shear pin can yes, as it puts a strain on the others and makes them work harder and the work is not evenly distributed through out the auger.

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
THANKS JON, WILL GET BACK TO YOU BEFORE END OF DAY. Marc

not a problem, I will be here

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