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Old 06-03-2012, 08:23 PM
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exmark engine oil

just wondering what kind of engine oil others use.. i currently run the honda 10-30 but its expensive what other kind should i run thanks
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Old 06-03-2012, 09:10 PM
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just wondering what kind of engine oil others use.. i currently run the honda 10-30 but its expensive what other kind should i run thanks
buy the cheapest 10 30 you can get
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Old 06-03-2012, 09:28 PM
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buy the cheapest 10 30 you can get
FOR REAL! I do the same thing.
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Old 06-04-2012, 12:01 AM
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just wondering what kind of engine oil others use.. i currently run the honda 10-30 but its expensive what other kind should i run thanks
When did Exmark start making engines ?

And do you other two guys run Exmark engines???
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Old 06-04-2012, 09:00 AM
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since the epa started screwing with oil we have gone to all synthetic
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Old 06-04-2012, 09:53 AM
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In an air-cooled small engine with often times less than 2 qts capacity, the best oil possible is cheap insurance. It's no only lubrication, but also a secondary cooling system.

These engines run at full throttle for hours on end in some of the dirtiest conditions. Why would you no want the best motor oil possible.

Synthetic is a must with the heat involved in these engines, a GOOD synthetic is an even better idea!

Just putting this out there, I've had good results with Amsoil HD 30/10W-30 small engine oil.
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