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I have a Toro 22 inch lawn mower and the internal parts of the key ignition assembly fell out when I took the key out. Can’t figure out how to put the 4 pieces back together to be able to insert it back in key assembly unit. Please help.
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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.
Push the knobs until they are loose. Move the handle to the upper or lower height position. Pull the knobs until the square edges of each carriage bolt fits into its related square hole. Tighten the handle knobs as tight as you can.
Important: Your machine does not come with oil in the engine, but it does come with a bottle of oil. Before starting the engine, fill the engine with oil.
For easy starting and maximum engine protection in cold weather use Toro 5W-30 Winter Engine Oil. This 5W-30 grade oil is formulated with Hi- quality base oils. Recommended for use in Toro mowers with 4-Cycle engines.
Changing the oil in your Toro Recycler 22 is a relatively easy and inexpensive task that should be done at least once every season, or after every 25 hours of use.
THE RIGHT ENGINE FOR YOUR MOWER

Toro® Commercial V-Twin and single-cylinder engines are specifically created to deliver optimal performance by matching the torque curve of the engines to the needs of the Toro product they power.

Summer – There is less of a need to raise the deck height to 3″ in summer as these grasses don`t suffer as much from the heat. Spring/Fall – Overall, warm season grasses respond a little better to a shorter height of cut, so we recommend setting the mower height anywhere from 1” to 2” in length.
This can be difficult, as engine oil is often out-of-sight, and therefore out-of-mind. But, Toro recommends that the oil be changed every 100 hours, or after the first 5 hours for brand-new Toro zero-turn mowers. Luckily, it is an easy process that anyone can learn how to do.
Recommended Fuel:

old), unleaded gasoline with an octane rating of 87 or higher ((R+M)/2 rating method). or 15% MTBE (methyl tertiary butyl ether) by volume is acceptable. Ethanol and MTBE are not the same. Gasoline with 15% ethanol (E15) by volume is not approved for use.

OIL-30/10W-30 SYNTHETIC CK4 [QT]

Wide viscosity range allows for easy cold weather starting. Optimized for all Zero Turn Riding Mower Engine Configurations (TimeCutter® ® MX, Titan® and Titan® MX) See manual for oil use recommendations.

Toro SAE 30 4-cycle engine oil passed the strictest requirements in thousands of hours of testing in hundreds of engines before you filled your lawn mower. This oil meets or exceeds performance requirements of all OEM engines (Toro, Briggs & Stratton, KOLHER, Honda, and Tecumseh).
For easy starting and maximum engine protection in cold weather use Toro 5W-30 Winter Engine Oil. This 5W-30 grade oil is formulated with high quality base oils. Recommended for use in Toro mowers with 4-Cycle engines.
The Toro Company is an American company based in the Minneapolis suburb of Bloomington, Minnesota that designs, manufactures, and markets lawn mowers, snow blowers, and irrigation system supplies for commercial and residential, agricultural, and public sector uses. Bloomington, Minnesota, U.S.
Easily cut your yard with the Toro Recycler® 22 in. High-Wheel Front Wheel Drive Variable Speed Self-Propelled Gas Lawn Mower with a Honda® engine (CARB compliant). This tough engine delivers 160cc for powerful performance. Able to mow and mulch, this lawn mower has high-quality smart features and proven dependability.
Overview. Toro 21 in (53 cm) heavy duty commercial walk behind lawn mower with dual action single lever control system, blade brake clutch, 3 speed transmission, self propel rear wheel drive, commercial grade Kawasaki BBC ZS FJ180V engine.
Toro lawn mowers come with engines from one of three manufacturers depending on the model; Briggs & Stratton, Honda, or Loncin.
SKU: 20332. This Toro 22″ Personal Pace Recycler lawnmower gives you powerful performance and lightweight agility. Powered by a 7.25 ft-lb Gross Torque Briggs & Stratton® EXi 163cc w/Ready Start® – no need to prime or choke.
This Toro 21 in. (53 cm) self propel, heavy duty walk behind mower features a premium commercial-grade Kohler® CV173 engine with zone start and a sealed, maintenance-free transmission.
Unleaded gasoline with an octane rating of at least 87 ((R+M)/2 rating method) is the recommended fuel grade for all gasoline engines in Toro products.
Use a torque wrench to tighten the blade bolt to 82 N∙m (60 ft-lb). Important: A bolt torqued to 82 N∙m (60 ft-lb) is very tight. While holding the blade with a block of wood, put your weight behind the ratchet or wrench and tighten the bolt securely. This bolt is very difficult to overtighten.
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.

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Will not start turns over has spark the engine was running and killed and will not restart
ANSWER : If you have good fuel to the plug and a good spark and it still does not start it could be a timing issue, check the flywheel key has not sheared.

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I have trouble starting a toro walk behind mower
ANSWER : All, I thought my carb was shot, so I replaced it. Still, start but no run (and had to use starting fluid). THEN!!! I noticed the spring to the “rev limiter” (just below and towards rear of carb) was not “tight”. The stupid bracket that holds the end of that spring had been bent down ~1/16″ and that caused all this heartache. CHECK YOUR REV LIMITER!!!

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Need to replace pull string on lawn mower
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My front two wheels on my toro lawn mower will not move, and when I pull the handle up for self-propel, the wheels still don’t move and the mower makes a funny noise. Any ideas?
ANSWER : Look to see if the belt can off or broke… good luck.

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Lawn mower motor runs good, the drive wheels run good but the blade won’t stay enguaged. Thanks
ANSWER : Check your cable that controls the blade engagement.

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Lawn mower will start and run for 5 seconds and shut down
ANSWER : Will it stay running with your choke on? if so then clean your carb. if not then look for a blockage from tank to carb. ie fuel shut off, deteriorated fuel line. plugged filter etc

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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

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