Lambert Snowblower


Old 02-08-10, 09:15 AM
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Lambert Snowblower

Chain is loose and comes off. Anyone know if there is a tensioner on this machine and/or how to adjust the chain?

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Old 02-08-10, 10:47 AM
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Sounds like your problem might be the axle bushings need replacing. When axle bushings get worn, it allows the axle to move. When the axle moves,(back & forth or up & down) the chain gets loose and can come off.
Also, the chain could be worn and need replacing.
Most people never oil the chains, which causes accelerated wear.
Old 02-12-10, 03:27 PM
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Think the chain is the first choice???
Old 02-13-10, 08:44 PM
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I'd start with Indys suggestion first,,, I get a lot of blowers in every year & 9 out of 10 times the axle bushings are worn but the chain can also cause you grief... I'm afraid you'll have to take it apart to verify if the chain or bushings are worn... Can't tell from here so you'll have to do a bit of exploritory surgery... Sorry..... Roger

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