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Synthetic Oil

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by SMOOTHCUT, May 9, 2006.


    SMOOTHCUT LawnSite Member
    Posts: 15

    Does anyone out there use synthetic oil? Would using it extend the time between oil changes? One Ferris dealer I know swears by Schaffer sythetic oil.
  2. saw man

    saw man LawnSite Bronze Member
    from utah
    Posts: 1,021

  3. lawnboy dan

    lawnboy dan LawnSite Gold Member
    Posts: 3,712

    i use and swearby synth oil. i only have to change the oil in my wb once a year and even then it still looks clean. my 91 honda 21 has at least 20,000 hrs on it using mobil 1
  4. lawnspecialties

    lawnspecialties LawnSite Silver Member
    Posts: 2,513

    I use Mobil 1 15W-50 in my 26 hp liquid-cooled Kawasaki SuperZ. Change it every 100 hrs.

    Hey, it's only two quarts so spend the money.payup

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