Troy-Bilt Snowblower Won't Start? Ignition Coil #951-10958

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Snowblower won't start? This video provides step-by-step repair instructions for replacing the ignition coil on a Troy-Bilt snowblower. The most common reason for replacing the ignition coil is when the snowblower won’t start.

All of the information for this ignition coil replacement video is applicable to the following brands:
MTD, Yard Machines, Craftsman, Huskee, Troy-Bilt

Tools needed: socket wrench, clamp, pliers

Step By Step Instructions

1
Before you begin this repair, make sure the engine has cooled and remove the snowblower’s start key from the ignition.
2
To replace the snowblower’s ignition coil, your first step is to remove the screws securing the chute and pull the chute off.
3
Next, release the locking tab and detach the ignition switch wire harness.
4
Now pull the tube off the primer and clamp the fuel line.
5
Release the spring clamp securing the fuel line to the carburetor and pull the fuel line off. This may require some effort.
6
Remove the screws securing the housing.
7
Now carefully lift the housing and gas tank off of the frame.
8
Next, remove the bolts securing the recoil starter and blower housing and set them aside.
9
Next, disconnect the spark plug wire and boot and release the spring clamp to remove the breather tube from the valve cover.
10
Remove the mounting bolts securing the ignition coil and pull the old ignition coil out.
11
Install the new ignition coil by first routing the wires into position.
12
Reattach the breather tube and secure the spring clamp.
13
Attach the spark plug wire and boot to the plug.
14
Now position the new ignition coil and insert the mounting bolts.
15
Make sure to secure the grounding wire under the appropriate bolt.
16
Pull the coil back and tighten the bolts.
17
Now, rotate the flywheel so the magnets align with the coil.
18
Insert a business card and loosen the bolts to align the coil the correct distance from the flywheel.
19
Re-tighten the bolts and remove the business card.
20
Reposition the recoil starter and blower housing on the crankcase and secure the mounting bolts.
21
Replace the housing and gas tank on the frame and secure the screws.
22
Attach the fuel line to the carburetor secure the spring clamp and remove the fuel line clamp.
23
Attach the primer tube to the carburetor.
24
Reconnect the start switch wire harness.
25
Realign the chute on the tabs and secure the screws.
26
With the new ignition coil installed you can now return the start key to the ignition.
Description
Snowblower won't start? This video provides step-by-step repair instructions for replacing the ignition coil on a Troy-Bilt snowblower. The most common reason for replacing the ignition coil is when the snowblower won’t start.

All of the information for this ignition coil replacement video is applicable to the following brands:
MTD, Yard Machines, Craftsman, Huskee, Troy-Bilt

Tools needed: socket wrench, clamp, pliers
Step-By-Step Instructions
1
Before you begin this repair, make sure the engine has cooled and remove the snowblower’s start key from the ignition.
2
To replace the snowblower’s ignition coil, your first step is to remove the screws securing the chute and pull the chute off.
3
Next, release the locking tab and detach the ignition switch wire harness.
4
Now pull the tube off the primer and clamp the fuel line.
5
Release the spring clamp securing the fuel line to the carburetor and pull the fuel line off. This may require some effort.
6
Remove the screws securing the housing.
7
Now carefully lift the housing and gas tank off of the frame.
8
Next, remove the bolts securing the recoil starter and blower housing and set them aside.
9
Next, disconnect the spark plug wire and boot and release the spring clamp to remove the breather tube from the valve cover.
10
Remove the mounting bolts securing the ignition coil and pull the old ignition coil out.
11
Install the new ignition coil by first routing the wires into position.
12
Reattach the breather tube and secure the spring clamp.
13
Attach the spark plug wire and boot to the plug.
14
Now position the new ignition coil and insert the mounting bolts.
15
Make sure to secure the grounding wire under the appropriate bolt.
16
Pull the coil back and tighten the bolts.
17
Now, rotate the flywheel so the magnets align with the coil.
18
Insert a business card and loosen the bolts to align the coil the correct distance from the flywheel.
19
Re-tighten the bolts and remove the business card.
20
Reposition the recoil starter and blower housing on the crankcase and secure the mounting bolts.
21
Replace the housing and gas tank on the frame and secure the screws.
22
Attach the fuel line to the carburetor secure the spring clamp and remove the fuel line clamp.
23
Attach the primer tube to the carburetor.
24
Reconnect the start switch wire harness.
25
Realign the chute on the tabs and secure the screws.
26
With the new ignition coil installed you can now return the start key to the ignition.

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