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Ferris 1500Z oil change info

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by 026TB4U, Jul 8, 2005.

  1. 026TB4U

    026TB4U LawnSite Member
    Messages: 113

    I changed my oil this weekend and what a mess I made. I followed what the Kawasaki manual said was the drain plug and oil spilled everywhere. I read in another post a reference to a tube. I took a look today at the parts diagram online and it shows a tube. I called Ferris to see why I didn't have a tube and they told me that there is a tube but it's located on the opposite side of where Kawasaki says it is. They said it's a mistake on their part and is either going to ask Kawasaki to change the manual or they will install the tube on the opposite side. I think the latter would be better.

    Just so you don't make the same mistake I made, I thought I would post this.
     
  2. Remsen1

    Remsen1 LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,020

    Read the manual to change the oil? :confused:
     
  3. 026TB4U

    026TB4U LawnSite Member
    Messages: 113

    Yeah, new mower and wanted to verify I had the correct drain plug. Obviously I didn't.
     

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