I need help fast

Discussion in 'Mechanic and Repair' started by DynaMow, Nov 11, 2005.

  1. DynaMow

    DynaMow LawnSite Senior Member
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    heres my deal this week.
    I am trying to remove a 6.5 HP B&S IC from a Troy Bilt (Piece of crap) blower.
    Question is how do I get the blower propeller off of the engine shaft.
    I am putting engine on a Little Wonder that someone gave me with a blown motor. I got that motor off by running a 3/4 x 10 bolt into propeller to push off engine, troy bilt not set up like this. Any help would be great as I am trying to get this done tonight as to have a decent blower for tommorrow. Thank you
     
  2. Restrorob

    Restrorob LawnSite Fanatic
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    I've never taken one of these off but if you post the model # I'll look it up right quick.
     
  3. lawnmaniac883

    lawnmaniac883 LawnSite Silver Member
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    Pic would be nice to see what you are up against, but a flywheel puller of some sort may work.
     
  4. DynaMow

    DynaMow LawnSite Senior Member
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    Model # 24A 654B766

    6.5 B&S IC Horizontal shaft

    Thanks Rob
     
  5. Restrorob

    Restrorob LawnSite Fanatic
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    They are asking for the serial # also ......Sorry I've never used the on-line manuals.
     
  6. DynaMow

    DynaMow LawnSite Senior Member
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    Serial # 1I284G70157

    I went to online manuals but could not find service manual, but you probably know better then me
     
  7. Restrorob

    Restrorob LawnSite Fanatic
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    OK Les, They said service manuals but all it was is owners manuals. I'm sorry I can't be of more help. If the old unit is trash maybe you could take a torch to the blower housing and get it out of the way then get a couple pry bars behind it and loosen the center bolt just a little and hit it with a hammer. Of course spray it with some wd40 or something. You may try this through the output duct first.

    Sorry again
     

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  8. DynaMow

    DynaMow LawnSite Senior Member
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    well Rob thank you for the help you did provide, I always am appreciative of your assistance. The unit isn't junk per say, it works like junk but new unit, want that motor for this season then I will upgrade to a 10 horse, put old unit back together and give to my brother for his property. Thank you
     
  9. olderthandirt

    olderthandirt LawnSite Platinum Member
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    If you can wait till mon. I/you can get the info from MTD in Cleveland.
    Just call and ask for tech and they will have someone that can help. Troy is owned by MTD now.
     
  10. hole in one lco

    hole in one lco LawnSite Bronze Member
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    I put a call in to my friend who is a big wig at mtd hopefully he will call me back tonight.
     

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