Carb problem on Craftsman Snowblower w/ Tecumseh Engine

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Old 12-06-11, 12:07 PM
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Carb problem on Craftsman Snowblower w/ Tecumseh Engine

Good afternoon. I was just wondering if I am able to replace the non adjustable fuel jets on the carb with adjustable ones. I have cleaned and recleaned the carb and jets and still can only get the engine to run while fully choked Thanks in advance.

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Old 12-06-11, 04:31 PM
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The problem is usually the tiny hole at the top of the bowl nut, I clean it with the wire from a twist tie. Have a good one. Geo

 
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Old 12-09-11, 02:15 PM
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make sure you don't have a carb gasket leaking air 1st
 
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Old 01-14-12, 11:34 AM
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I was having the same problem. I did however check the hole on the bowl drain as explained here, but
the problem still persists. I checked for any loose retaining screws/bolts but were all tight. Any other suggestions, short of installing a carb kit?
 
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