craftman sbowblower won't stop going forward

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Old 12-30-07, 05:35 AM
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craftman sbowblower won't stop going forward

Help, I just bought a new snowblower 15.5 B&S, 30" craftman. Worked fine for 10 minutes but then it made squealing noise like a belt but still worked good. When I finished the driveway went to stop and realized that I had no tension on traction drive lever and the machine would not stop but kept moving forward. I had no chioce but to hit the off switch. Now the gear shifter will not move positions and wheels will not roll forward or backwards so I had to drag it out of the way. Any thoughts would be great!
 
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Old 12-30-07, 06:26 AM
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Can you post the model number please? It sounds like a tension spring broke.
 
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Old 12-30-07, 07:05 AM
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If this unit is brand new, Call Sears. Some warranties don't like us looking at there stuff!! Roger
 
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Old 12-30-07, 04:22 PM
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Thanks for the suggestions but I returned it to sears and will buy somewhere else.
 
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