Likewise, people ask, what size socket is an oil plug?
Simply so, what tool do I need to remove oil plug? The best tool to use to loosen the oil drain plug is the socket wrench. Get the proper socket that matches the oil drain plug size and use it to remove the stuck oil drain plug. Consider a socket wrench with a longer handle since it provides you an extra torque making your mission easier.
Also, how do you remove a Briggs and Stratton oil plug?
Either use a Briggs & Stratton oil removal kit to remove the oil or do it manually. Tilt the mower deck and position some newspaper and an oil pan or jug beneath the mower. Use a socket wrench to run the plug counterclockwise, allowing the old oil to drain.
All drain pans are not designed the same which is why different drain plugs are required for different vehicles. ... There is as much engineering going into the oil drain plug as any other part or system on the vehicle. Some vehicles have a reinforced drain plug hole and others do not.