How do you drain the oil on a Toro Recycler lawn mower?
For Recycler® and Super Recycler® mowers:
- Run the engine for five minutes to warm the oil so it drains better. ...
- Remove the dipstick.
- Tip the mower onto its side (air filter side up) to drain the used oil out through the oil fill tube into a drain pan. ...
- Let oil drain completely.
Hereof, where is the oil drain plug on a lawn mower?
Using the Oil Drain Plug
If your engine is equipped with a drain plug, it would be located under the lawn mower deck. Look carefully as the drain plug may be obstructed by clumps of turf or debris, the belt guard or the mower blade (use caution when moving the blade).
Also question is, how much oil do I put in my Toro lawn mower?
The engine oil capacity should be 0.47 L (16 oz), the oil viscosity should be SAE 30 or SAE 10W-30 detergent oil, and the API service classification should be SJ or higher. Move the machine to a level surface. Remove the dipstick by rotating the cap counterclockwise and pulling it out.
Can I use 5W30 in my Toro lawn mower?
Yes! We have modified our engine oil recommendations to state that you may now use a synthetic 5W30 (100074WEB) or 10W30 oil in all temperature ranges. ... Keep in mind that the use of synthetic oil does not prevent you from performing your regularly scheduled lawn mower maintenance (i.e. check oil, change oil, etc.).