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Troy Bilt Storm 3090 review

Troy-Bilt Storm 3090 review

As the winter season approaches, you need power, convenience, and comfort to plow through the annoying snow that is stuck in your driveway or backyard. Troy-Bilt Storm 3090 offers you all of these things in just one product to help you get through the heavy snowfalls, up to 18 inches. In this Troy-Bilt Storm 3090 review, we will discuss all the reasons why you should buy this snowblower.

Powerful and effective

Troy-Bilt Storm 3090 is equipped with a 357cc overhead valve engine that starts just by pushing a button even in the coldest temperatures. It has an incredible clearing width of 30 inches and an intake height of 21 that help you save your time and effort. 

Troy-Bilt Storm 3090 is very powerful and it gives an excellent performance. It can plow any kind of snow with ease whether it is light or heavy, thick or thin, wet or dry. So if you live in an area that experiences heavy snowfalls in the winters then this snow blower may be the best choice for you. However, if you live in an area that tends to have only small amounts of snow, then this snowblower maybe like overegging the pudding. 

One-handed operation

You can adjust all the other controls accordingly without stopping because it is user-friendly and can be operated with just one hand. The trigger controlled power steering can be used to change your direction at the touch of a finger. It also has heated handgrips that provide extra comfort. It has a large fuel tank that allows you to clear large areas faster without having to stop often to refuel. 

Specs

Troy-Bilt Storm 3090 snowblower has huge tires of 16” x 6.5” which are wider than most of the other snowblowers of this class. These tires provide a decent grip on the ice. It offers 6 forward speeds and 2 backward speeds. The speeds that are mostly used are 2 and 3 is. 

Moreover, there are 2 ways to start the machine. You can either do a pull start or press the button for an electric start. Both of these work perfectly and it starts without any interruptions. It also comes with power steering which works well.

Features

Troy-Bilt Storm 3090 has heated handgrips which work well even if you have your gloves on and this is a very useful feature, especially on super cold days. 

It has built-in headlights that are bright but the only drawback is that they can’t be turned off and will be on all the time when the snowblower is running. 

It also comes with a dipstick which will help you check the oil level and has a rear oil drain that sticks outside so is easily accessible. Moreover, it has a throttle with an ‘off’ position, a primer bulb, and reversible skid shoes. They also have a removable safety switch and reflective strips.

Noise

Almost all gas snowblowers make some noise so you can’t say any of the snowblowers is quiet, so what matters is how much noise they make as compared to other models. Troy-Bilt Storm 3090 is comparatively quieter than most of the other snow blowers.

Pros

  • Quieter than most of the snowblowers in this class.
  • Equipped with power steering.
  • Can be operated with one hand

Cons

  • Expensive.
  • The features it offers might be too much for you.
  • The headlights cannot be turned off while the equipment is running.

Conclusions

In this Troy-Bilt Storm 3090 review, we have discussed the features and specs that this snowblower offers so if they match your preferences then you are good to go. Troy-Bilt Storm 3090 is an expensive snowblower but the amazing features it offers are worth paying for. So if you live in an area that has an average snowfall of fewer than 70 inches in a year, and you have a larger area to clear the snow from then this might be the best option for you.

This snow blower is suitable for users who have a 3 cars wide driveway that are at least 150 feet long, or a 30-inch sidewalk. Since this snowblower is 30 inches wide (33 inches with skid shoes, you will need to have at least a 36 inches wide side door if you want to take it through. 

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