This video provides step-by-step repair instructions for replacing the fuel filter on a Toro snowblower.
All of the information for this video is applicable to the following brands: Toro Step-By-Step Instructions 1 Toro Snowblower - Model 38752 2 Snowblower Fuel Filter Replacement 4 "You will need a 3/8th inch socket, a phillips-head screwdriver, an 8mm socket, a half-inch socket, a 10mm socket and a 12mm wrench for this procedure." 5 Make sure the engine has cooled. 6 Perform this procedure with no fuel in the tank. 7 Use a 3/8th inch socket to unthread the three mounting bolts securing the chute handle and the chute itself. 8 Remove the assembly and detach the handle. 9 "Using a phillips-head screwdriver, unthread the screw to release the chute ring seal." 10 Unthread the two front housing mounting screws 11 Unthread the three screws from the right side of the housing. 12 Use the 3/8th inch socket or nut driver to unthread the mounting bolt securing the housing to the rear bracket. 13 Unthread the screws to release the two retaining clamps holding the housing to the handle. 14 You can now fully remove the housing. 15 Use an 8mm socket to unthread the six bolts securing the muffler cover. 16 Use a half-inch socket to fully unthread the upper bolts securing the handle assembly. 17 Lower the handle to fully remove the muffler cover. 18 Detach the primer hose from the carburetor â€“ be prepared for some fuel to spill. 19 Disconnect the wires from the key switch terminals. 20 Use a 10mm socket to unthread the nuts securing the control housing. 21 Pull the housing off of the mounting bolts. 22 "Use a 10mm socket to unthread the two nuts and an 8mm socket to unthread the screw securing the side access cover, then pull the cover off." 23 Use the 8mm socket to unthread the two mounting screws securing the trim and fuel tank. 24 Unthread the additional screw on the left securing the tank. 25 Release the clamp to detach the fuel hose and you can fully remove the tank. 26 "Using a 12mm wrench, unthread the old fuel filter from the tank." 27 Install the new fuel filter by threading it into the tank. 28 Reinstall the fuel tank by first connecting the fuel hose to the port and securing the clamp. 29 Reposition the tank and thread the left-side screw. 30 Realign the trim and thread the screws. 31 Realign the side access cover and thread the screw and nuts to secure. 32 "Reposition the control housing, then thread and tighten the mounting nuts." 33 Connect the wires to the key switch terminals. 34 Reattach the primer hose to the carburetor. 35 Reposition the muffler cover and thread the six bolts to secure. 36 Reposition the handle assembly and rethread the upper bolts. 37 Reposition the housing. 38 Align the two retaining clamps and thread the screws to secure the housing to the handle. 39 Rethread the mounting bolt to secure the housing to the rear bracket. 40 Replace the three right-side screws. 41 Rethread the two screws securing the front of the housing. 42 "Reposition the ring seal on the housing so the phillips-head screw hole aligns with the appropriate screw hole in the gear ring, then thread the screw." 43 "Realign the handle on the chute, then reposition the assembly on the ring seal and thread the three mounting bolts to secure." 45 Congrats! Your snowblower is ready for use.