f the impellar the shear pins are rusted so I think i’m goin to take off the frame cover .Can I get a service manual or advise?
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Typically, when a shear pin breaks, only half of it will fall out while the other half remains inside the auger shaft hole. To remove it, carefully rotate the auger to align the holes in the auger with the holes in the auger shaft.
The shear pins are designed to break so that the auger shaft and gears can keep spinning freely without the additional friction from a jammed object. If the augers were permanently attached to the shaft, the jammed object will eventually cause significant damage to the gear case causing the need for replacement.
Typically, two shear pins (shear bolts) connect the auger to the auger shaft. They feature specially designed grooves, allowing them to snap if there`s too much torque.
The pin will break if the blade contacts a hard object during the mowing process. The force that causes the shear pin to break is prevented from being transferred to the blade spindle, and the deck shell, where the results of impact damage can damage spindle bearings and crack the deck shell.
Titanium is the perfect metal for shear pins. Like platinum and gold, titanium is an element near the top of the galvanic scale and its resistance to corrosion of all kinds is legendary, reducing the cost of corrosion-related maintenance and replacement to zero.
Can I use a grade 8 bolt to replace the shear pin? No. Damage to the unit will occur if a higher grade bolt is used in place of the original.
There are three basic sizes of shear bolts, and it`s important to select the correct one for your snowblower to ensure it fits and works correctly. Brass 1/4″ shear bolts are most commonly used on smaller, entry-level snowblowers. Black 5/16″ shear bolts are for larger mid-grade snowblowers.

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ANSWER : Look for a broken shear pin. It is usually a bolt that goes through the blade shaft and will break with an overload.

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ANSWER : Back-firing & stalling is usually indicative of a timing problem. In small engines this can occur if the flywheel shear pin has sheared and allows the flywheel to change timing. Fix is to full the flywheel with a puller and replace the shear pin.

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Lost my manual for toro 418ze snow blower. cant remember how to start it
ANSWER : The gas is bad. You have to add preservatives to it before you store it. Now you need to drain the sour gas and put in new gas. Then try to start it again.

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ANSWER : Here is a problem… No service center to fix this box store lawn mower… If it is brand new I would take it back and get a new one because I would be willing to guess you have either a valve adjustment issue or a bad ignition coil which shouldn’t be an issue with a brand new mower.

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Snow blower gets bogged down in snow.
ANSWER : It sounds like your engine is running lean, see if you can adjust the high throttle mixture on the carburetor (if possible at all). If there is no adjustment possible, it may be the carb is clogged and needs some service. Try cleaning it or find a new replacement carb for it.

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ANSWER : Prime 3 times start it if hard to start rebuild carb

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