MTD: For a Growing World.

Diagnose & Troubleshoot

Select one of the symptoms below to find possible causes and common solutions

Common Symptoms:

Unit Fails to Discharge Snow

Possible Causes Corrective Actions

1Chute assembly clogged

Stop engine immediately and disconnect spark plug wire. Clean chute assembly and inside of auger housing with clean-out tool or a stick. Click for more detailed instructions

Foreign object lodged in auger

Stop engine immediately and disconnect spark plug wire. Remove object from auger with a clean out tool or stick

Auger control cable in need of adjustment

Refer to Auger Control test in your operator's manual

Auger belt loose or damaged

Replace belt

Shear pin(s) sheared

Replace with new shear pin(s)