December 28, 2018

Find the right carburetor kit for a Craftsman snowblower, tiller or log splitter

By Sears PartsDirect staff
Carburetor kit for Craftsman snowblower, tiller or log splitter.
Carburetor kit for Craftsman snowblower, tiller or log splitter.

To find the carburetor rebuild kit for the Craftsman engine on your snowblower, tiller or log splitter, first find the supplier name—either Deni or Huayi—and calibration code on the original carburetor. Use the supplier and calibration code to find the part number.

SupplierCalibration codePart number
Deni165S951-12713
Deni165SB951-12712
Deni170S951-14153
Deni170SA951-14154
Huayi161H951-12758
Huayi161HA951-12758A
Huayi161HB951-12759
Huayi161S951-12756
Huayi161SA951-12757A
Huayi161SB951-12757A
Huayi161SC951-14124
Huayi190SB951-14231
Huayi165H951-12709A
Huayi165HA951-12709A
Huayi165J951-12711A
Huayi165JA951-12711A
Huayi165JB951-14033
Huayi165S951-12716
Huayi165SA951-12715
Huayi165SB951-14050
Huayi170H951-12782
Huayi170HA951-12783
Huayi170HB951-12784
Huayi170HE951-05034
Huayi170J/HY-170S951-12788A
Huayi170JA/HY-170SA951-12788A
Huayi170L951-12786
Huayi170LA951-12787
Huayi178L951-12763
Huayi178S951-12762A
Huayi178SA/HY-178LA951-12762A
Huayi183S951-12760A
Huayi183SA951-12760A
Huayi190S951-12761A
Huayi190SA951-12761A

Use this chart to find the right carburetor.

Symptoms for gas snowblowers

Choose a symptom to see related snowblower repairs.

Main causes: dirty carburetor, clogged fuel filter, dirty spark plug, incorrect valve lash, leaky engine gaskets
Main causes: clogged chute, damaged auger blades, broken shear pins, worn auger belt, damaged gear case, engine problems
Main causes: clogged chute, snow build-up in auger housing, broken auger shear pins, auger drive belt needs adjustment, auger cable problems
Main causes: loose drive clutch cable, damaged drive clutch cable, worn friction disc, scraper blade scraping the ground, engine problems
Main causes: stale gas, clogged carburetor, clogged or broken fuel line, dirty spark plug, bad rewind starter, incorrect valve lash
Main causes: broken shear pins, worn or loose auger drive belt, auger drive cable failure, damaged auger, bad gear case
Things to do: replace the spark plug, change the oil, rebuild the carburetor, adjust valve lash, adjust or replace the belts
Main causes: snow build-up in chute, chute drive mechanism failure, bad chute control assembly
Main causes: punctured tire, damaged rim

Repair guides for gas snowblowers

These step-by-step repair guides will help you safely fix what’s broken on your snowblower.

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By Lyle Weischwill
How to replace a snowblower friction disc

The friction disc is one of the components of the drive system. If it's worn or damaged, the snowblower won't self-propel. These step-by-step instructions show how to replace the friction disc yourself, in about half an hour.

Repair difficulty
Time required
 30 minutes or less
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How to replace a snowblower stop switch

Replace the stop switch on your snowblower if your engine won't start.

Repair difficulty
Time required
 30 minutes or less
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How to replace a snowblower skid shoe

To prevent damage to your snowblower auger, replace the skid shoes when both sides of the shoe are worn. It's an easy repair that you can handle yourself.

Repair difficulty
Time required
 15 minutes or less

Articles and videos for gas snowblowers

Use the advice and tips in these articles and videos to get the most out of your snowblower.

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Start-of-winter snowblower care

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