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Craftsman 88172 24" 179cc Dual-Stage Snowblower - Limited Quantities Available

Item# 07188172000P | Model# 88172 | Added on August 8, 2012 |
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Retire Your Shovel Get rid of that rusty, old shovel and clear your driveway and walkway with this Craftsman 88172 24" 179cc dual-stage snowblower. Stare down that ocean of snow and ice with a look that says, "I've got this." Minutes later, the snow is right where it needs to be, and so will you, right back on your couch.

  • Features a strong and effective four-cycle, 179cc OHV engine that blows snow out of your way in minutes
  • No need to mix gas and oil to get the machine started
  • An oversized 24" clearing width gets the job done fast
  • Power up the 12" serrated steel auger or 12" impeller to break up the ice
  • Features 8 different speeds (6 forward and 2 reverse)
  • Comes equipped with a remote crank and chute direction control to make adjustments without leaving the operator's position
  • Push button starting makes for easy starts in cold environments
  • Large 13" x 4" X-Trac tires keep the tool steady with superior traction
  • Glide Tech reversible skid shoes, are long lasting and prevent scratching of brick and paver drives and will not leave rust stains in your garage
  • Plow handles increase control of the blower and reduce pressure on your legs and lower back
  • Lightweight frame makes it easy to move around
This product comes with:
Owner's Manual (1)Product Warranty
WARNING: California Residents - Proposition 65
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By slyfox23jp
July 29th, 2016
Snow blower

By far the best snow blower I have owned and trust me, I have had a few. Life in the north country of upstate NY can be brutal with the heavy snowfall and it is a necessity you have a powerful, reliable, and dependable snow blower for your driveways and sidewalks. This snow blower exceeded my every expectation!

19 found this review helpful
Criticism
By Palford58
April 2nd, 2017
**DO NOT BUY**

This snow blower is useless. The wheels slip, so light it rides up instead of going thru the snow. I had to pay someone to plow my driveway. I spoke with the asst manager who could not or not help & only offered excuses. Although I've had it for less than 60 days he refused to let me return it & credit towards another model.. Said he would have the store manager call & that never came. Sears has lost a customer for LIFE

19 found this review helpful
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Laxmi2020
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Does not start

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I bought this blower at the end of the season, so did not use it until the snow season has started. But very first snow and it does not start. We have changed spark plugs and replaced gas and still no luck. It is still under warranty but not enough information where to take and how to get it repaired. Sears won't send anyone to fix it at home.

17 days ago via sears.com
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JONATHAN hermalex
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April 22nd
shapat
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Stopped working in 1 year

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I used very rarely for one season. Next season it stopped working. Engine doesn't start at all. Very frustrated.

January 21st via sears.com
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SHAYNE PEARCE
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December 11th
nursieboop
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nothing but problems

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Had to have it repaired the second year I had it, now the engine is mixing the gas and oil....didn't even get three years out of it. Huge expense!!

December 1st via sears.com
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