Snow blower blades not engaging

Reply

  #1  
Old 12-10-05, 03:51 AM
Member
Thread Starter
Join Date: Mar 2005
Posts: 7
Snow blower running very rough

My 21 inch 2 cycle snow blower just started running extremely rough. There is a little oil residue coming out of the exhaust pipe. I use one gallon of gas to 4 oz. of oil. It has been running fine for the last 5 years. What could the problem be?
 

Last edited by Frank54; 12-10-05 at 01:24 PM. Reason: I corrected the first problem I posted
Sponsored Links
  #2  
Old 12-10-05, 05:23 PM
repair_guy's Avatar
New Member
Join Date: Apr 2004
Location: Marion,Al.
Posts: 539
Sounds like the carb. might need a little adjusting.Bring the high speed screw out about 1/8 to 1/4 turn.Also check to see if the muffler and exhoust ports are clear.if engine not running right blades wont do right ether.

PS-Take a look at your owners manuel again,I've never had to put more than 3.5 ounces of oil to a gal.of 2 cycle fuel.(any brand name engine)
 
Reply

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Thread Tools
Search this Thread
Display Modes