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What kind of oil does a Troy Bilt tb200 take?

Last Updated: 18th April, 2021

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Answer: Standard SAE-5W30 motor oil is safe for most Troy-Bilt lawn mowers and works in a wide range of temperatures.

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Then, what kind of oil goes in a Troy Bilt Bronco?

If using a synthetic oil, SAE 5W-30 or 10W-30 can be used at any temperature. Two Troy-Bilt models models equipped with 110000 and 120000, 200000 or 210000 series engines are the Bronco and Super Bronco.

Additionally, can I use 10w30 instead of SAE 30 in my lawn mower? The answer is yes. Older engines can use the SAE30, while the 10W30 is for modern engines. Again, the SAE30 is better for warmer temperatures while the 10W30 is suitable for varying temperature range and improves cold weather starting.

Subsequently, one may also ask, how much oil goes in a Troy Bilt lawn mower?

Refill the crankcase with the amount and type of oil recommended by the engine manufacturer. Most small engines need 20 to 24 fluid ounces of oil. Small engines typically use SAE 30 single-weight detergent motor oil service-rated SG or higher, but some can use multiviscosity oils such as 10W-30 or 10W-40.

Can I use 10w30 oil in my lawn mower?

Yes! We have modified our engine oil recommendations to state that you may now use a synthetic 5W30 (100074WEB) or 10W30 oil in all temperature ranges. We recommend the use of Briggs & Stratton Synthetic Oil. Engine break-in procedures using synthetic oil remain the same.

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