Way to go Curt. We will probably only get 4" of heavy wet snow here,at the
coast. Just enough for 4matic fun with the E320. (Mercedes content)

Dwight Giles Jr.
Wickford RI

On Mar 7, 2018 6:20 PM, "Curt Raymond via Mercedes" <mercedes@okiebenz.com>
wrote:

> Big snow... We're predicted 1-2 feet. Fred and Dwight will probably get
> less.
>
> Some time ago my father-in-law mentioned that the drive on his snowblower
> wasn't working right. I've got the same model and had revived his when they
> first got it as a gift from Angie's maternal grandmother. I figured the
> cable was loose or mice had built a nest in it, both are fairly common
> problems. What I found surprised even me.
>
> https://c1.staticflickr.com/5/4799/25809325297_dbd1881ef9_k.jpg
>
> Thats the drivewheel, its attached to the output and is driven by a plate
> thats driven off the engine. The one on the left is the old one, notice how
> the rubber tire its supposed to have is pretty much gone...
>
> I was pleased we could get a replacement locally today. The whole
> replacement job took about an hour, a lot of that was just fiddling around
> not knowing what I was doing. I think if I were to do it again I could
> probably do it in 15 minutes, the part was $26...
>
> To have it replaced would have been $100 and taken a week or two. I'm
> thinking maybe I'll proactively replace the one on my snowblower this
> spring before I put it away for the summer...
>
> -Curt
>
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