left snowblower outside to begin the season...

Reply

  #1  
Old 01-14-12, 06:12 AM
Member
Thread Starter
Join Date: Nov 2004
Location: Syracuse, NY USA
Posts: 131
left snowblower outside to begin the season...

Hello friends. I left my craftsman tecumseh snowking outside on my back patio since it was under cover. It finally let loose here in central NY and now it wont start. It was a foolish idea to keep it outside, im aware of now, but is there a specific plan of action I might want to follow to get it started? Last season i put it in shed with gas and stabilizer. I didnt bring it out til last month, awaiting snowfall, and I am now letting sit inside the house to warm up. Whats next? And as always, your imput is always appreciated. Thanks Dan
 
Sponsored Links
  #2  
Old 01-14-12, 10:09 AM
cheese's Avatar
Forum Topic Moderator
Join Date: Jul 2001
Location: USA
Posts: 16,817
A covered patio isn't a terrible place to keep it. The key to keeping it running is to crank it up and run it now and then.

I'd start by removing the carburetor bowl. It may just have stale gas in the carb that won't combust or some varnish build up from the gas sitting in it.
 
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