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Craftsman Snowblower Auger Won't Turn

247.88771

The 12 most common part(s) or condition(s) which contribute to the symptom Snowblower auger won't turn are listed below. Check or test each item and watch any available videos. If you are still unable to solve the problem you may need to do additional research and troubleshooting. Remember, with our 365 Days. Period.® return policy you can return any part for any reason. So, go ahead and buy it to try it. No other parts retailer offers this unconditional return policy.

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Cogged Belt - Part # 1810071 Mfg Part # 954-04050

Cogged Belt

RepairClinic Item # 1810071

If the snowblower auger won't turn the cogged belt might be broken or worn out. The cogged belt makes the connection between the engine and the auger, sometimes directly driving the auger and sometimes powering the auger through a gearbox. If the belt is worn out, misadjusted, or broken the auger won't turn. Cogged belts normally have to be replaced once every year or two depending on how much use the snowblower gets.

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$15.95

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Belt: V-Belt - Part # 1619932 Mfg Part # 954-04260

Belt: V-Belt

RepairClinic Item # 1619932

If the snowblower auger won't turn the belt might be broken or worn out. A belt makes the connection between the engine and the auger, sometimes directly driving the auger and sometimes powering the auger through a gearbox. If the belt is worn out, misadjusted, or broken the auger won't turn.

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$11.95

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Belt: V-Belt - Part # 1844292 Mfg Part # 954-04201A

Belt: V-Belt

RepairClinic Item # 1844292

If the snowblower auger won't turn the belt might be broken or worn out. A belt makes the connection between the engine and the auger, sometimes directly driving the auger and sometimes powering the auger through a gearbox. If the belt is worn out, misadjusted, or broken the auger won't turn.

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$12.65

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Auger Assembly - Part # 1824039 Mfg Part # 684-04107-0637

Auger Assembly

RepairClinic Item # 1824039

If only one auger turns check the sheer pin in the one that is not turning. If the sheer pin is okay the problem may be in the gear case assembly.

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Auger Assembly - Part # 1824055 Mfg Part # 684-04108-0637

Auger Assembly

RepairClinic Item # 1824055

If only one auger turns check the sheer pin in the one that is not turning. If the sheer pin is okay the problem may be in the gear case assembly.

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$43.45

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Bearing - Part # 1842923 Mfg Part # 941-0309

Bearing

RepairClinic Item # 1842923

If the auger won't turn one or more of the bearings might have seized. Most bearings are permanently lubricated and don't require maintenance. If yours has a grease fitting, fresh grease should be added according to the manufacturers instructions. Once the bearing seizes it will have to be replaced. Sometimes the bearing can be freed up to work temporarily, but that fix is usually temporary.

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$40.75

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Gearbox - Part # 1841815 Mfg Part # 918-04165A

Gearbox

RepairClinic Item # 1841815

If the snowblower auger won't turn the gearbox might have failed. The gearbox is located between the two halves of the auger. It has three shafts, one leading back to the drive system, and the other two at 90 degree angles to power the two halves of the auger. If the drive system is powering the main shaft and the sheer pins are good but the two auger shafts aren't rotating, the gearbox will need to be replaced.

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Gearbox

RepairClinic Item # 1841818

If the snowblower auger won't turn the gearbox might have failed. The gearbox is located between the two halves of the auger. It has three shafts, one leading back to the drive system, and the other two at 90 degree angles to power the two halves of the auger. If the drive system is powering the main shaft and the sheer pins are good but the two auger shafts aren't rotating, the gearbox will need to be replaced.

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Gearbox

RepairClinic Item # 1841819

If the snowblower auger won't turn the gearbox might have failed. The gearbox is located between the two halves of the auger. It has three shafts, one leading back to the drive system, and the other two at 90 degree angles to power the two halves of the auger. If the drive system is powering the main shaft and the sheer pins are good but the two auger shafts aren't rotating, the gearbox will need to be replaced.

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Gearbox - Part # 1841820 Mfg Part # 918-04172B

Gearbox

RepairClinic Item # 1841820

If the snowblower auger won't turn the gearbox might have failed. The gearbox is located between the two halves of the auger. It has three shafts, one leading back to the drive system, and the other two at 90 degree angles to power the two halves of the auger. If the drive system is powering the main shaft and the sheer pins are good but the two auger shafts aren't rotating, the gearbox will need to be replaced.

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Gearbox - Part # 1841821 Mfg Part # 918-04173A

Gearbox

RepairClinic Item # 1841821

If the snowblower auger won't turn the gearbox might have failed. The gearbox is located between the two halves of the auger. It has three shafts, one leading back to the drive system, and the other two at 90 degree angles to power the two halves of the auger. If the drive system is powering the main shaft and the sheer pins are good but the two auger shafts aren't rotating, the gearbox will need to be replaced.

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Gearbox - Part # 1841898 Mfg Part # 918-04801A

Gearbox

RepairClinic Item # 1841898

If the snowblower auger won't turn the gearbox might have failed. The gearbox is located between the two halves of the auger. It has three shafts, one leading back to the drive system, and the other two at 90 degree angles to power the two halves of the auger. If the drive system is powering the main shaft and the sheer pins are good but the two auger shafts aren't rotating, the gearbox will need to be replaced.

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$62.35

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