Small Engines (Lawn Mowers, etc.)/Simplicity


Hi would like too know the belts for a Simplicity Snow Away 8

Model 190412-0695-01

Owner's Manual link:

Is the model number 1691947 - Sno-Away 870M, 8HP 28".  There should be a stick or metal plate on the snowblower that has the model number.  The 190xxx number is the engine model number.

1610-98 Belt (1/2 in x 39 in)
1743-23 Belt

Drive Belt# 1650352 length 61" Type 3/8
Rotor Belt# 161098 length 39.1" Type HA

Send me the blower model number and I can verify the belts are correct.

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Eric A. Jones


Lawnmower Repair . Certified Master Service Technician from B&S. Have 23 years experience on B&S, Lawn Chief, Weed Eater, Echo, Peerless, Wheel Horse, Snapper, Atlas, MTD, McCulloch, Homelite and many other numerous brands. Specialize in electrical repair.


Born and raised in the midwest. Started tinkering with engines when I was about 14 on my Suzuki RM-80. I began lawn mower repair at a small hardware store. I knew absolutely nothing. I read lots of repair manuals and met an older fellow who taught me many lessons. I continued working on small engines through high school and paid my way through college working on mowers at the same hardware store. Decided to get away from the midwest and mower repair so I joined the Air Force. I repaired air traffic control electronic equipment and ended up in Hawaii where I got a part time job at Small Engine Clinic. I gained a lot of experience from the Small Engine Clinic and had a blast repairing small engines. I then took the Briggs and Stratton Master Service Technician test and earned my MST. I then traveled to Wisconsin where I attended the factory update training seminar and received formal training. Continued working on mowers part time as I completed 20 years of military. Retired from the military on a Friday and continued in the lawn and garden industry the next Monday.

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