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synthetic again?

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by Wayne Landscaping, Jul 11, 2006.

  1. Wayne Landscaping

    Wayne Landscaping LawnSite Member
    Posts: 237

    i put synthetic oil in my scag a while ago and im wondering if i can just switch back to the regular or if i have to stick with the synthetic - thanks
  2. Brendan Smith

    Brendan Smith LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,196

    i don't know about mowers, but on car engines we don't recommend switching back and forth.

    FIRESCOOBY LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 981

    You can switch back and forth between dino and synthetic in mowers, cars, etc.

    It's an OLD urban legend that you can't switch back and forth.
  4. 6'7 330

    6'7 330 LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,823

    Most defiantly you can.Oil companies even market blend's of Dino and synthectic together.
  5. Wayne Landscaping

    Wayne Landscaping LawnSite Member
    Posts: 237

    thanks, cause i used a castrol syn before and i sent it to the shop and the did it with some deere stuff so i was just wondering. thanks

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