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Electric start problems

Techumsi 10 hp snowblower. Electric star will not crank at all. Zero sounnds when pushing starter. Any ideas?

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It is probably the starter switch

Take jumper cables and connect the cables to the battery like you are going to jump start the battery,
make sure ignition switch is on take other leads and put the ground on metal frame of blower and put the positive (hot ) on the red wire going to the electric start to see if the starter turns the motor over

If it does then the starter switch is defective you can take it a part and see if the connections are lose
you can pick up a switch (buttn or toggle at radio shak

Good luck

Posted on Jan 01, 2009

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