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storing your z for the winter

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by scott in the soo, Oct 28, 2004.

  1. scott in the soo

    scott in the soo LawnSite Member
    Posts: 121

    this will be the winter i will be storing my zero turn.. just wondering if you guys do anything special when you store it.. i.e drain the gas,, remove battery etc,etc....

    any info would be great...
  2. Travis Followell

    Travis Followell LawnSite Silver Member
    from KY
    Posts: 2,207

    When we get donw with them we service them and park them in the shop. We don't do anything special to them.
  3. John Gamba

    John Gamba LawnSite Fanatic
    from ct
    Posts: 10,812

    I use to read bedtime stories to them and then i would tuck them in for winter.
    CamLand likes this.
  4. rookiemower

    rookiemower LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 766

    John im LMAO :drinkup: :drinkup: , but scott what i do to my WB is fill it completely with fuel, do an end of season PM (change oil, air filter, fuel filter, Grease) and add sta-bil to the fuel :waving:
  5. mdb landscaping

    mdb landscaping LawnSite Silver Member
    Posts: 2,205

    we stabilize the fuel, and jack them up and put them on blocks.
  6. CamLand

    CamLand LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,300

    Thanks John,My laugh for the day.. :laugh: :laugh: :drinkup:
  7. John Gamba

    John Gamba LawnSite Fanatic
    from ct
    Posts: 10,812

    I second this!

    But Seriously :laugh: You just need to make sure the treated gas is in the carb and just keep a little in the tank. The rest is easy :waving:


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