1. Missed the live Ask the Expert event?
    Not to worry. Check out the archived thread of the Q&A with Ken Hutcheson, President of U.S. Lawns, and the LawnSite community on the Franchising Forum.

    Dismiss Notice

Stihl line trimmer, commercial model

Discussion in 'Mechanic and Repair' started by DaveVB, Apr 2, 2004.

  1. DaveVB

    DaveVB LawnSite Member
    Posts: 95

    What kind of grease do I put in the head of this trimmer? any specific weight or whatever? Thanks for your help.
     
  2. vipermanz

    vipermanz LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,773

    a stihl dealer has the oem grease for it
     
  3. 65hoss

    65hoss LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 6,360

    I use the OEM Stihl grease in all of mine. I would suggest using it. 2 different types they make. One for trimmers and edgers, another type for hedge trimmers.
     
  4. locutus

    locutus LawnSite Bronze Member
    from NC
    Posts: 1,266

    I use Synthetic high temp grease right out of my grease gun. The same grease that I use for the zerks on my mower. Never any problems.
     

Share This Page