Welcome to the DoItYourself Forums!

To post questions, help other DIYers and reduce advertising (like the one on your left), join our DIY community. It's free!

New TroyBilt Mower White Smoke


doc's Avatar
Member

Join Date: Jun 2006
Posts: 398
IN

09-19-15, 06:40 AM   #1  
New TroyBilt Mower White Smoke

I just bought a new TroyBilt (TB130) with a Honda engine. Got it home, put the oil in the engine and some gas in the tank. It started first pull but I noticed some white smoke coming out of the exhaust. It that something I should be concerned about or is it normal on a new engine?

 
Sponsored Links
geogrubb's Avatar
Member

Join Date: Jun 2006
Posts: 2,333
MO

09-19-15, 08:41 AM   #2  
Check that the oil is not over full, let it set and run for a while to see if it clears up, white/blue smoke is oil. Have a good one. Geo

 
marbobj's Avatar
Member

Join Date: May 2006
Posts: 3,658
IA

09-19-15, 08:45 AM   #3  
Make sure the oil level is right, then I wouldn't worry about it for now. Run it for a while and the smoke will likely disappear. On a new engine there would be oil residue inside the exhaust and engine that will take a little time to burn out.

 
Search this Thread