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Find the drain plug on side of engine usually near oil filter take out drain plug drain oil out replace plug remove filter install new one fill oil in filler tube check with dipstick until level reaches safe on the dipstick done

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Use Briggs & Stratton SAE 30W Oil above 40°F (4°C) for all of our engines. Check oil level regularly.
18 oz. of oil is required for the Classic engine.
Use a work light or flashlight to look under your car. You should be able to see and reach a large nut or plug located under the oil pan at the bottom of the engine (see Figure 13-6). This is the oil drain plug.
Can You Use Synthetic Lawn Mower Oil? Yes! We have recently modified our engine oil recommendations to state that you may now use a synthetic 5W30 or 10W30 oil in all temperature ranges.
Use Briggs & Stratton SAE 30W Oil above 40°F (4°C) for all of our engines. Check oil level regularly.

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Oil quanity I have 20 hp craftsman briggs and stratton twin how much oil when you change out oil
ANSWER : Usually 1 qt

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I need to change the oil and I nees to know what oil I should use
ANSWER : How much comes out it should have a little dip stick, if not measure how much you drain you might have to tip it so it comes out the filler hole

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Does briggs&Stratton have shaft extensions to lower my blade 1in. or 2
ANSWER : Are you sure you have the blade on the right way or the right blade for the mower?

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Can you put synthetic oil in a briggs and stratton motors
ANSWER : Every time i tried they started to leak

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Oil leaking from under the exhaust mower has been
ANSWER : Souds like the carb needs cleand out it has stuck open and let the gas run in to the moter

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Toro ride on mower won’t start
ANSWER : Try replacing your spark plug. If that fails then go to the engine, cheak your carb, lines, and gas. cheak for gum in the engine/carb. If gummed then get carb cleaner and spray twice, wait 1 hour then try again. If my solution fails then you might need expert help. Good Luck!

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Dont know what type of oil to use – Toro Power Lawn Mower
ANSWER : Put straight 30 weight motor oil in it. Not 10W30 or any multi-viscosity oil. Straight 30 weight motor oil. If you’re doing a complete oil change, then you may want to use Synthetic 30 weight, which will last longer between oil changes and also make your engine last longer (but it costs more too). Best of luck to you.James

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I have a yth2246 riding mower. what type of oil should i use?
ANSWER : Hello, Typ of oil – best for this engine is SAE 5W-30 and company – maybe Castrol. If you change oil with oil filter you need oil 64 oz if without oil filter – 60oz.

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