Snapper
Gas Snowblower

Model #8265 Snapper snow thrower

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Snowblower Auger Clutch Cable Spring

#7

Engines/pulley/idler Diagram

Snowblower auger clutch cable spring

Part #7028212YP
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Manufacturer substitution
This part replaces 2-8212. Substitute parts can look different from the original.
This part replaces 2-8212
$8.38

In Stock

Remte Chute

#1

Discharge chute Diagram

Remte chute

Part #2-8208

The manufacturer no longer makes this part, and there's no substitute part

Lawn Tractor Blade Drive Belt

#18A

Belts/idler/drive plate/sheave Diagram

Lawn tractor blade drive belt

Part #7013939YP
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Manufacturer substitution
This part replaces 1-3939. Substitute parts can look different from the original.
This part replaces 1-3939

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$20.20 | 
12% OFF MSRP:$23.00

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Lawn & Garden Equipment Belt

#23A

Belts/idler/drive plate/sheave Diagram

Lawn & garden equipment belt

Part #7029101YP
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Manufacturer substitution
This part replaces 2-9101. Substitute parts can look different from the original.
This part replaces 2-9101
$18.95 | 
14% OFF MSRP:$22.00

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Fitting

#2

Augers, impeller Diagram

Fitting

Part #7013864SM
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Manufacturer substitution
This part replaces 1-3864. Substitute parts can look different from the original.
This part replaces 1-3864
This item is not returnable
$2.23 | 
36% OFF MSRP:$3.50

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KEY, 1/4 X 7/8 WOODRUFF (2)

#2

Gearbox, shafts Diagram

Key, 1/4 x 7/8 woodruff (2)

Part #1-3857

The manufacturer no longer makes this part, and there's no substitute part

PIN, 1/4 X 1-1/2 ROLL (2)

#7

Augers, impeller Diagram

Pin, 1/4 x 1-1/2 roll (2)

Part #1-3862

The manufacturer no longer makes this part, and there's no substitute part

HARDWARE BAG KIT (FOR MODEL 8265)

#NI18

All parts Diagram

Hardware bag kit (for model 8265)

Part #6-1366

The manufacturer no longer makes this part, and there's no substitute part

Hndl Grip(2)

#4

Handles, controls (8242) Diagram

Hndl grip(2)

Part #7028189

The manufacturer no longer makes this part, and there's no substitute part

Rim

#3A

Wheels, hub Diagram

Rim

Part #1-2162

The manufacturer no longer makes this part, and there's no substitute part

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Symptoms for gas snowblowers

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

Repair guides for gas snowblowers

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

December 1, 2015
By Lyle Weischwill
How to replace a snowblower spark plug

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.

Repair difficulty
Time required
 15 minutes or less
December 1, 2015
By Lyle Weischwill
How to replace a snowblower fuel line

Replace the fuel line on your snowblower if it's cracked or damaged.

Repair difficulty
Time required
 30 minutes or less
January 20, 2015
By Lyle Weischwill
How to replace a snowblower shear pin

The shear pin breaks if you hit hard-packed snow, to protect the engine from damage. Your snowblower auger won't rotate until you fix it. You can replace it in about 10 minutes.

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.

November 1, 2014

How to adjust a snowblower auger control video

By Sears PartsDirect staff

This video shows how to adjust a snowblower's auger control.

November 1, 2014

How to adjust a snowblower drive control video

By Sears PartsDirect staff

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.

November 1, 2014

How to adjust a snowblower chute control rod video

By Sears PartsDirect staff

See how to replace the chute control rod on a snowblower.