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The primer bulb on my snowblower gets very hard in our freezing temperature and you are unable to push it-should i coat it with something to soften it

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  • tom bailey Jan 23, 2013

    I solved problem by just blowing my hot breath on primer bulb to soften it enough so it can be pushed. Thanks

  • Jack Tanner Dec 11, 2014

    is it mounted on the engine body or on the carb. it dose make a difference to the proper fix



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That's not the solution..the cheap plastic bulbs harden after a season's use. how can we soften them?

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SOURCE: Engine starts right up after pushing primer bulb,

There is dirt in the nozzel inside the carb,take it apart and clean it with torch tip cleaners. Remember to replace all the gaskets you disturb.

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