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Scag mower has engine oil leak Lawn Mower Forum

Jul 24, 2018  Start by degreasing the mower thoroughly so you can see exactly where the oil is coming from. There are 3 places the engine usually leaks down the bottom. 1) the dip stick tube. It has a rubber seal or O ring depending upon the model which can go bad leak. This will always happen if the oil level is too high.

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Scag mower has engine oil leak Page 2 Lawn Mower Forum

Jul 24, 2018  Nov 29, 2014. Threads. 47. Messages. 18,073. Jul 24, 2018. #11. I know just how long it takes to properly service a mower, near 2 to 3 times the hours I charge for. However they did not quote for an overhaul, just for fixing a leak and we have no idea if it is a gasket, oil seal of just the dip stick O ring.

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Scag Tiger Cub Engine Oil Leak LawnSite™ is the largest ...

Sep 03, 2013  3. Oil dipstick tube crack or the gasket/o-ring where it goes in the engine. 4. Oil filter location (like the little oil drain plug, or maybe the wrong oil filter not getting a good seal). 5. Oil drain location (like some of the later model or aftermarket attachment and extension tubes). 6. Cylinder head gasket

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What Would Cause My Lawn Mower to Leak Oil From the Engine ...

If the oil leak is coming from the bottom of the engine, near the base, it is likely because of a problem in the oil tank or oil sump. Pull the oil dipstick out of the engine and reinsert it firmly. Restart the engine and check for an oil leak. If oil continues to leak, remove the oil tank and sump and replace the gasket underneath.

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Lawn Mower Smoking and Leaking Oil from Exhaust [Fixed]

Nov 29, 2019  One of the major reasons for lawn mower smoking and leaking oil from exhaust is Oil or Coolant leakage. Smoke from the exhaust is the indication of the attention-seeking engine problem. Smoke from the exhaust has different colors depending upon the various reasons and causes; it might be black, white, or grey smoke.

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How To Fix An Oil Leak – Lawn Mower Repair

If there is a buildup of oil on the deck of the mower, around the tube’s connection to the engine or on the tube itself, the tube may be cracked or its seal with the engine may be worn. To confirm the exact source of the leak, wipe away all excess oil from the affected area and run the mower for a few minutes.

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How to fix a zero turn mower oil leak, Super Easy ...

This video is a simple and effective way to fix your mower leak. This video is a simple and effective way to fix your mower leak.

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Oil Leak On 6.75 HP Craftman Lawn Mower Hobbyist Forums

May 12, 2012  I have a year 2000 Craftsman, 6.75 HP, 21" Multi-Cut Power Propelled Rotary Lawn Mower which has developed an oil leak and a pretty good one to boot. This Model 944.360340 has a Tecumseh engine LEV120-361502A or Sears Model No. 143.006702. The engine runs great, no smoke or rough idle, but is showing an oil puddle after a few minutes of

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New Mower With kawasaki engine Bob Is The Oil Guy

Jul 11, 2021  I have a new Scag Tigercat II with a 26hp Kawasaki efi engine. Specifically the FT 730vefi. I am at 14 hours and ready to change the oil ahead of the 20 hour first dump interval. I would like to use a synthetic. I have always used Pennzoil platinum in my trucks. And rotella t3 15w-40 in my...

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BAD BOY zero turn Kohler oil leak Bob Is The Oil Guy

Jun 22, 2017  6,745. Location. Connecticut. Jun 21, 2017. #8. Originally Posted By: GMBoy. Just bought a brand new Bad Boy zero turn mower from tractor supply 2 weeks ago. It has the 725cc Kohler V-twin, 7000 series. Love the mower....but used it today for the 1st time and after mowing notice oil leaking from the engine.

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Mower seized up and leaking oil from engine LawnSite™ is ...

Sep 11, 2014  Hello, I was push mowing a very overgrown lawn with grass 1'-2' high with my self propelled 22" Toro push mower. I just filled it with oil. It kept shutting off while mowing which it usually doesn't do. It was getting harder to pull but started. Then I kept mowing. It shut off and I...

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Oil leaking from zero turn mower - DoItYourself ...

May 11, 2018  Oil leaking from zero turn mower. I have a scag zero turn riding mower with a Briggs and Stratton motor, model 44P777, type 5156G6. The mower is 4 years old, 221 hours on it. I do yearly oil changes and weekly maintenance. I noticed an oil leak but can seem to pin point where it is coming from. It is not Coming from the oil filter, it seems ...

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Oil Leak On 6.75 HP Craftman Lawn Mower Hobbyist Forums

May 12, 2012  I have a year 2000 Craftsman, 6.75 HP, 21" Multi-Cut Power Propelled Rotary Lawn Mower which has developed an oil leak and a pretty good one to boot. This Model 944.360340 has a Tecumseh engine LEV120-361502A or Sears Model No. 143.006702. The engine runs great, no smoke or rough idle, but is showing an oil puddle after a few minutes of

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mower engine oil? LawnSite™ is the largest and most ...

Jun 15, 2009  The oil filter (on engines so equipped) lessens the problem by trapping many of the particles. If you live in a very high temperature region or are "forgetfull" about changing the oil when it should be then a syn might be beneficial. Under ordinary use with regular oil changes dino oil is just fine and syn oil is a waste of money.

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Scag Turf Tiger/Kohler Command Pro 27 ... - Lawn Mower Forum

Jul 06, 2018  2009 Scag Turf Tiger 27hp Kohler Command Pro (I don’t know the model number as the sticker has long since disappeared) 650 hours (653 hours now, bought used 22June2018) Starts strong, runs great for about 30-40 minutes then begins to lose power while blades are engaged. I can release the blades and...

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New Mower With kawasaki engine Page 2 Bob Is The Oil Guy

Jul 13, 2021  I have a new Scag Tigercat II with a 26hp Kawasaki efi engine. Specifically the FT 730vefi. I am at 14 hours and ready to change the oil ahead of the 20 hour first dump interval. I would like to use a synthetic. I have always used Pennzoil platinum in my trucks. And rotella t3 15w-40 in my tractor.

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BAD BOY zero turn Kohler oil leak Bob Is The Oil Guy

Jun 22, 2017  6,745. Location. Connecticut. Jun 21, 2017. #8. Originally Posted By: GMBoy. Just bought a brand new Bad Boy zero turn mower from tractor supply 2 weeks ago. It has the 725cc Kohler V-twin, 7000 series. Love the mower....but used it today for the 1st time and after mowing notice oil leaking from the engine.

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Scag Turf Tiger 27 hp Kawi Coolant - Lawn Service Forum ...

Apr 20, 2006  04-20-06, 08:36 AM. Just purchased a used Turf Tiger with a 27 hp Kawasaki liquid cooled engine. Changed all fluids and filters, started to use unit for approx. 3 hrs and it appears the coolant overflow tank is dropping in coolant level approx.1/2". Used it tonight for approx. 1 hr and it appears to have dropped another 1/2" at the overflow tank.

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Zero Turn Mower Suggestions For B Bodies Only Classic ...

Aug 25, 2019  I have a Simplicity 44" zero turn mower purchased in 2006. The 20hp Kohler engine has been problematic at times and has around 250 hrs on it. In 2007, under warranty the valves were hanging and needed repair. Lately the engine is vibrating excessively and the head gasket is leaking oil and one of the hydraulic pumps has a slow leak.

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Scag Power Equipment: Commercial Lawn Mowers and More

Scag Power Equipment manufactures the highest quality, best built commercial riding, stand-on, walk-behind lawn mowers and turf management. Made in the USA.

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Troubleshooting Manual - Scag Mowers Guide

Never wash the engine when it is hot or running. Cold water application will also damage the mower’s engine. The safest method is to use compressed air in order to clean the engine when hot. Also keep the entire mower tidy in order to inhibit heat damage to the engine’s parts and the hydraulic oil circuit system.

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How to Maintain Your Scag Mower Scag OEM Parts Blog

Sep 19, 2013  Oil Changes and Checks. Oil levels should be checked before each mowing job. If the oil isn’t up to the recommended level on the dipstick, the recommended oil type should be added before the mower is started. Oil should be fully changed after every 100 hours of use to ensure that the engine is properly lubricated and working as efficiently as ...

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Powered by APG vNext Trial - Kohler CH25s Oil In Breather ...

Oct 29, 2021  Probably "Blow by" which is usually caused by worn piston rings (oil has been serviced and not diluted by fuel). Basically, compression is pushed past the piston rings, into the crankcase and thru the breather. You can check the engines health by doing a "leak down test".

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Why is Fuel Mixing with the Engine Oil Briggs Stratton

Find out how to clean your small engine carburetor. For any other specific questions or concerns related to fuel and oil, make sure to contact a Briggs Stratton Dealer near you. You can also find carburetor cleaner, lawn mower oil and more service materials in our online store.

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Troubleshooting Manual - Scag Mowers Guide

Never wash the engine when it is hot or running. Cold water application will also damage the mower’s engine. The safest method is to use compressed air in order to clean the engine when hot. Also keep the entire mower tidy in order to inhibit heat damage to the engine’s parts and the hydraulic oil circuit system.

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FAQ Scag Power Equipment

No. DO NOT use E85 fuel in your mower's engine. Using E85 fuel will cause severe damage to the engine. The engine manufacturers specify that gasoline blends with no more than 10% ethanol may be used in your Scag mower's engine.

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Scag Turf Tiger 27 hp Kawi Coolant - Lawn Service Forum ...

Apr 20, 2006  04-20-06, 08:36 AM. Just purchased a used Turf Tiger with a 27 hp Kawasaki liquid cooled engine. Changed all fluids and filters, started to use unit for approx. 3 hrs and it appears the coolant overflow tank is dropping in coolant level approx.1/2". Used it tonight for approx. 1 hr and it appears to have dropped another 1/2" at the overflow tank.

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Intek Twin 20 hp Oil Seal Leak or ... - Lawn Mower Forum

Feb 05, 2020  Intek Twin 20 hp Oil Seal Leak or Crankshaft End Play? I have a 2003 Intek Twin that is leaking from the crankshaft oil seal. I came by this engine recently, so don't know its maintanance history, but was told it was leaking when I got it. I replaced the sump gasket (which had failed), the oil pump cover o-ring and the crankshaft oil seal.

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BS oil leaking into air filter? LawnSite™ is the ...

Oct 10, 2003  I don't think it's a blown head gasket, those engines are esentially a 1 cylinder flathead, you blow the gasket on them and even if they do run, they will spray oil all over the deck. Tipping the mower onto the carb side can allow some oil past the rings and into the carb, but I doubt it would be enough to make it up into the element.

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Quality overall zero turn? Bob Is The Oil Guy

Jul 22, 2020  I bought a Scag Freedom Z about three years ago and it has been trouble free. It has a Kawasaki engine which I preferred. Cost was a little over 4K. They have more expensive commercial mowers depending on your budget but I cut 2 to 3 acres and have been happy with it

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Why is Fuel Mixing with the Engine Oil Briggs Stratton

Find out how to clean your small engine carburetor. For any other specific questions or concerns related to fuel and oil, make sure to contact a Briggs Stratton Dealer near you. You can also find carburetor cleaner, lawn mower oil and more service materials in our online store.

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What to look for in a Zero Turn - The Lawn Forum

May 20, 2020  Lawn Size: 66,000 Mower: Scag Tiger Cat II. Re: What to look for in a Zero Turn ... Both mowers have the Kawasaki 23 hp carb mower (the wright is almost new and is 23,5 hp). Both obviously have fabricated decks and are over built everywhere (I had an original wright stander that was from 2000 before the new wright). ... Oil leak on the zt3400 ...

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Oil Level Sensor On Kohler Engine Bob Is The Oil Guy

Oct 22, 2008  Oct 20, 2008. #1. My Dad has a 20 Horsepower Kohler engine on his Cub Cadet, he has this stupid oil level sensor. I changed the oil a few weeks ago and now it is cutting out on him. On the dash near the steering wheel the oil level monitor is coming up, he said when he checked the oil 1 time it was a little high then a little low.

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What Oil in Kawasaki FX Outdoor Power Equipment Forum

Apr 13, 2019  WE sell the Kawasaki oil for $4.95 a quart, it takes 2 quarts. Kawasaki has the best gas lawn mower engine on the market by far. We sell Kubota mowers. WE only order gas ones with the Kawasaki engines. They give no trouble. The dam Brigs, Kohler and Honda engines are just not up to snuff now.

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Which 60" or so Zero Turn mower to ... - Bob Is The Oil Guy

Nov 13, 2019  I highly recommend a Scag with a Kawasaki engine. The Liberty Z is their consumer grade mower but it is built better than the box store mowers in the same price range. It is available with a 52" and 61" deck. The 61" deck only comes with a 26 h.p. Kohler engine. Their commercial grade mowers are built for constant use cutting 8 or 10 hours a day.

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How to Troubleshoot Scag Mowers Hunker

Step 4. Open the mower's engine cover again if the engine still won't ignite. Check the air gap. This is the gap created between the magnetic coil and the flywheel. You may find the magnetic coil by following the spark plug's wire to the rear of the Scag mower's engine assembly. The flywheel sits just behind the coil.

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How to Maintain Your Scag Mower Shank's Lawn Blog

Jun 12, 2013  Replacing Engine Oil: Place a safe container underneath the oil drain plug and remove the plug. Allow the oil to drain. Once the oil has drained, replace the plug and refill with the appropriate weight oil as described in the engine manual provided with the mower. Changing Engine Oil Filter: The oil filter is usually visible, but Scag mowers ...

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Powered by APG vNext Trial - Oil ... - Lawn Mower Forum

Nov 20, 2018  I have a Vanguard model 354447 with 600 hrs. In a 618 Grasshopper mower that seems to operate properly. My question is the small breather tube from the top of the motor to the air cleaner box exit it’s close to the carb. and puddles some oil in the air cleaner box. Is the carb supposed to suck oil...

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