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Max. fill: 0.53 L (18 oz), type: SAE 30 detergent oil with an API service classification of SF, SG, SH, SJ, SL, or higher.
Overview. The Toro 38280 Premium 4-Cycle Lawn Mower Engine Oil 10W-30 is specially formulated to meet specific 4-cycle engine manufacturer requirements calling for 10W-30. This lawn mower engine oil provides the ultimate protection for all 4-cycle OPE engines.
That`s why Toro recommends changing the engine oil in your Zero Turn Mower after 100 hours of operation and after the first five hours for new mowers. The procedure varies from mower to mower so check your owner`s manual for all the details including important safety information.
Generally, Toro lawn mowers require 20 ounces of oil for each cylinder, which is usually 12 to 15 ounces for the engine and 5 to 8 ounces for the transmission. It is important to check your mower`s owner manual for the exact oil capacity for your mower.
SAE 30 4-Cycle Lawn Mower Engine Oil 32 oz (Part # 38903)
First locate the spark plug, typically on the front of the mower, and remove the spark plug wire for your safety by pulling the spark plug boot free from the spark plug. 2. Remove oil cap. Tip mower on its side and allow the oil to drain out into a pan until your mower`s oil level is at the right level.

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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

Blowing oil out of the engine – Toro 52" 27hp Z Master Zero Turn Lawn Mower
ANSWER : Check oil level fuel could have flooded through into the engine oil which will cause it to blow out if so clean out carby and check that needle in the carby is sealing

ANSWER : Look for leaks, make sure its clean motor and cooling fins, i would suggest to take it in to a shop, check you oil level too make sure your not dumpimg fuel into your crankcase. your breather valve my be bad to

Pouring out oil.
ANSWER : Where is it pouring out from? Might you be over filling the mower? Is your drain plug tight? the right thread? (meteric vs non-metric?) if the casting is cracked, you are done. The other items are probably correctable.

Toro cutting off
ANSWER : Maybe low oil level, all mowers have a low oil cutoff. 30w oil.

Toro recycler lv195xa engine oil leaking from topside of engine onto deck.
ANSWER : Cracked head, replace engine. $119 at Harbor Freight.

Oil is leaking from the front of the engine of my 22 self proppelled machine . The deck is just oilly no signs of leaking but there is a puddle under the machine
ANSWER : Check the oil level, it could be just oil excess. Also check the air filter, replace or clean if necessary.

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ANSWER : That should be covered in your manual. I’m not sure what a zero clearance mower is actually, are you assuming and making up a name for it?