Question about Troy Bilt 5.5hp Self Propelled Mower

1 Answer



Posted by on


1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points


    An expert that got 20 achievements.


    An expert that got 10 achievements.


    An expert that got 5 achievements.

  • Troy Master
  • 2,963 Answers

Probably can substitute, but you really need the Owner's manual, especially if still in warranty. You don't want to jeopardize the Warranty. Try the MFG website or for the owner's manual with the correct oil specified.

Posted on Mar 28, 2015


1 Suggested Answer

  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of.(from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones)
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.

Posted on Jan 02, 2017


Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%


Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add



Related Questions:

1 Answer

How to check transaxle oil level on troy build riding mower

Most of these transmissions are sealed units requiring no user intervention.

May 04, 2015 | Troy Garden

1 Answer

What is the spark plug gap seting fot Champion RJ19LMC?

.30 is the standard for most lawn mower might check the "engine specifications" in your owner's manual to be sure.

Aug 22, 2014 | Troy Bilt 5.5hp Self Propelled Mower

1 Answer

What kind of hydraulic oil does a Woods 6200 zero turn mower, kohler engine take

10w30... And I use ONLY Kohler 10w30 in my customers Kohler engines.

Now the hydraulic system in the Woods mower most likely uses a 20w50 MOTOR OIL but it's been about 5 years since I have even seen a Woods unit.

Oct 20, 2013 | Garden

1 Answer

Oil Pan or something blew up

that new it may have been a defect or maybe you did put a hole in the bottom but out the side sounds like a defect it must have came with a warr

Mar 29, 2012 | Garden

1 Answer

Where is drain plug for oil on Troy bilt Tb230

It does not have a drain plug. You can remove the dip stick and tilt the mower to pour out the oil, or you can use one of those hand pump syphon units to pump it out.

Mar 23, 2012 | Briggs & Stratton Lawn-Boy Insight Series...

1 Answer

What kind of motor oil uses

Change engine oil regularly, every 3000miles or 3months, whichever comes first. Make sure to use an API certified SAE 10W30 in Summer and 5W30 in the Winter. If your Hyndai has extensive engine wear, 10W30 is a suitable substitute. You must not use 10W30 if temperatures are 20F and expected to fall.

Nov 06, 2010 | 2001 Hyundai Accent

1 Answer

Weedeater 20" push mower 300 series 4.5 hp B & S The engine kind of dies down from time to time, it doesn't completely quit. I was wanting to know what that might be and I was also needing to know...

you have water in your fuel tank, drain the tank by using a catch bucket and tip the mower sideways to empty out the fuel tank. replace with fresh fuel. Use any motor oil rated at 10W30 for the oil change.

Aug 14, 2010 | Garden

1 Answer

Solution for "i have a 2005 crf 230 f and i dont know what kind of oil to use"

Use 10w40 motor oil in the gear box. Don't use any synthetic oils, oil marked "EC", or oil with "special" additives. Stick with the major brands; Pennzoil, Quaker State, Mobil or Shell. If in a hot area like Texas or New Mexico go with 20w50.

A “very helpful” rating for this answer? Thanks!

Jun 29, 2009 | 2005 Honda CRF 230 F

Not finding what you are looking for?
Troy Bilt 5.5hp Self Propelled Mower Logo

Related Topics:

140 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Troy Garden Experts

Matt Olenzek
Matt Olenzek

Level 2 Expert

297 Answers

Wade Mobley
Wade Mobley

Level 3 Expert

489 Answers

Mike Squire

Level 2 Expert

420 Answers

Are you a Troy Garden Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides