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10HP, 13HP, advice, Compact, diagnostic, fasteners, gearbox, Help, inspection, instructions, kit, Maintenance, MER, Mods, plug, repair, Reverse, screws, service, Standard, tips -

Your Snowdog is designed to be easy to operate, and easy to service. That's one of our favorite features of the Snowdog, and a reason why it's so popular with a wide range of users.   As with any machine, there is a level of "regular maintenance" that has to be done in order to keep your Snowdog in top running condition.  Oil changes, belt and chain inspections will go a long way, but for long-term reliability, it never hurts to do a thorough inspection, right down to the nuts and bolts. Start with the basics On every Snowdog, the engine...

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diagnostic, engine, filter, repair, sparkplug, starting, tips -

It’s been an interesting winter here in Manitoba.  We’ve had bitter cold and a lot of snow, which means challenging conditions for any kind of machine, including Snowdogs.  We learned a lot from our first full winter as a Snowdog dealer and we want to share what we’ve learned so that every single one of your experiences in the great outdoors is a great one. The first thing we learned is that while the Briggs and Stratton engine (the heart of the Snowdog) is reliable and rugged, it’s still just a small engine that can be affected by adverse weather...

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advice, inspection, oil change, repair, warranty -

If you’ve purchased (or you’re thinking of purchasing) a SnowDog, you might have some questions about the care and maintenance of these machines.  While they’re not complicated like a car (or snowmobile or ATV) they do require some basic maintenance, most of which can be done without any specialized tools or training. Break-In Period Your new Snowdog likely has less than 60 minutes of run time on the engine when you receive it.  All engines have a break-in period where you just need to let them run, or in some cases, cough and sputter for a few minutes until they...

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