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10-08-03, 09:08 AM   #1  
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Oil Change

When is the best time to change the oil in my lawn mower - when I'm ready to put it away for the Winter or when I get it back out in the Spring.

 
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10-08-03, 10:49 AM   #2  
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I would say to change it before you park it for the winter. That way you won't have this years crud settling in the bottom of the engine......Mike

 
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10-08-03, 11:38 PM   #3  
Hello lee.wallace!

Good question...and I agree with Mike. Drain the fuel system too, and if it a rider, make sure the tires are full. (low tires cause more dry-rot cracks when sitting in one spot for a length of time). Disconnect the battery too (if equipped).


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