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Ariens 932016 no start


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12-22-04, 05:06 PM   #1  
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Ariens 932016 no start

Have gas, oil, electric starter / key in switch turned clockwise to run / throttle at fast position / choke on / primer bulb pushed

lots of noise from starter but no start

p.s. sno thrower is stored in heated garage

 
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12-22-04, 10:49 PM   #2  
Hello Don!

Is the starter actually turning the engine over? If so, pull the spark plug and check for spark. If no spark, you have ignition problems. If you have spark, drip a little gas into the plug hole, reinstall the plug, and see if it will start and run for a second. If so, then you have fuel related problems. Let us know what you find and we'll go from there.


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