These snowblower articles and how-to videos from Sears PartsDirect can help you use your snowblower effectively and safely. From how to troubleshoot why your snowblower won't start or blow snow to how to adjust skid shoes or change the oil, we have the advice and tips to help you keep your equipment running for years. For more DIY advice, check out our snowblower repair help section for troubleshooting guidance and step-by-step repair instructions.
Install this kit to prevent shocks by static electricity that builds up in the snowblower chute.
Get an overview of the main steps in a snowblower tune-up and click to videos with more details.
Check out these tips for getting your snowblower to start.
This video shows how to adjust a snowblower's auger control.
See how to periodically adjust the skid shoes on a snowblower so they are flush with the ground.
Protect your snowblower's engine and body by preparing it for after-season storage.
This video shows how to how and where to lubricate the auger shaft on a snowblower.
See how to check the spark plug for spark, to make sure it's clean and correctly gapped.
This video shows how to operate a snowblower's basic controls, including the shift lever, choke, throttle, primer and more.
Learn how to replace a worn skid shoe on a snowblower, before the shave plate can be damaged.
Learn how to tighten a snowblower drive control if the drive slips or doesn't engage, and how to loosen it if the snowblower creeps when you disengage the drive.
See how to replace the chute control rod on a snowblower.
See how to replace the auger belt and the drive belt on a snowblower at the same time.
Learn how to operate the drive control on your snowblower. Engaging the drive allows you to move forward and in reverse.
You need a spark to fire up the engine of your snowblower, and that spark comes from a spark plug. You can replace one in minutes.
Replace the stop switch on your snowblower if your engine won't start.