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    No More Oil Changes For Mowers?

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: toneydoc</div><div class="ubbcode-body">I must be something of an oddity these days when compared to the rest of the mower owning folks. Sometime in the early spring, I will be in the dog house for something stupid and...
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    Need to Replace Snow Thrower

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: Finz</div><div class="ubbcode-body">I called an Indy shop today and he recommended the Ariens Platinum... Wanted $1,700 for a 10 hp unit. That's is WAY out of my league. He mentioned that the Ariens Deluxe and...
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    Need to Replace Snow Thrower

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: Finz</div><div class="ubbcode-body">I called an Indy shop today and he recommended the Ariens Platinum... Wanted $1,700 for a 10 hp unit. That's is WAY out of my league. He mentioned that the Ariens Deluxe and...
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    Need to Replace Snow Thrower

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: 1 FMF</div><div class="ubbcode-body"><div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: Lubener</div><div class="ubbcode-body"> Nothing throws the snow further than a Toro. </div></div> except...
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    Need to Replace Snow Thrower

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: BISCUT</div><div class="ubbcode-body"> <img src="/forums/graemlins/21.gif" alt="shrug" title="shrug" height="15" width="37" /> I'm even more confused now.... I did look at the Honda models....or should I say Lexus...
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    Need to Replace Snow Thrower

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: jeepman3071</div><div class="ubbcode-body">If you want a new machine go with a Toro or Ariens from a dealer. All the ones at Home Depot are JUNK. Flimsy metal, weak gearboxes, horrible customer service. You will be...
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    Need to Replace Snow Thrower

    I would buy a Toro. I have a newer Ariens that I bought used on CL, and it seems pretty flimsy. Look at the welds on the Toro vs the Ariens. The Toro has a lot more welds and they are much longer in length holding the bucket to the frame. Within the first several years, corrosion/rust, etc...
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    Generators-Seeking hard solid insider info

    IMHO, petrol generators are one of those things that you should spend the most you can afford to get the best. I like inverter gensets because they use far less fuel and and much quieter. If you live in an urban environment, both fuel efficent and quietness is key (especially during...
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    Large rear wheels on push mowers

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: Merkava_4</div><div class="ubbcode-body"><span style="font-family: 'Verdana'">Do large rear wheels really roll better? I prefer the symmetrical look of having all 4 wheels the same size.</span> </div></div> I thought...
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    New Briggs oiling schedule

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: bubbatime</div><div class="ubbcode-body">This announcement sums up the typical lazy American consumer, in a nutshell. 90% of people already don't change their lawnmower oil. This is just marketing to those lazy people...
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    New Yamaha EF2000iS inverter Generator Oil Issue

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: boraticus</div><div class="ubbcode-body"><div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: Cujet</div><div class="ubbcode-body">China or not, people are getting 13,000 hours out of these...
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    New Yamaha EF2000iS inverter Generator Oil Issue

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: Ope_Freak</div><div class="ubbcode-body"><div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: boraticus</div><div class="ubbcode-body">Well, it's been close to a year since posting on this issue...
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    New Yamaha EF2000iS inverter Generator Oil Issue

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: boraticus</div><div class="ubbcode-body">Well, it's been close to a year since posting on this issue, so it's time for an update. Oil consumption hasn't changed much that I can see. I've been keeping accurate...
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    Oil Extractor -Hand Pump - Anyone use??

    Anyone have good experiences with a handpump oil extractors? I'm looking to purchase one mostly for small engine equipment, mowers, snowblowers, etc. This seems to be a pretty decent one...
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    axial lawn blower?

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: SteveSRT8</div><div class="ubbcode-body">wow. What is this and is it a real improvement? <a...
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    Pass up used Toro 221Q?

    I have a chance to buy a used Toro 221Q, the last production year of the R-Tek 141 cycle. Its in near perfect condition, only used 1 season. Should I avoid and purchase a new Toro 721 with the 212cc Chinese Loncin? My gut tells me the 221 will be better long term. I tested the new Honda...
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    2 stroke oil?

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: Ope_Freak</div><div class="ubbcode-body"><div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: sky06</div><div class="ubbcode-body">hey guys.. my stash of 2 stroke oil is getting a little bit...
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    2 stroke oil?

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: sky06</div><div class="ubbcode-body">hey guys.. my stash of 2 stroke oil is getting a little bit low.. I have been running the echo 2 stroke oil.. but i have been thinking of switching to either royal purple or...
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    small engine winterizing advice

    I put Sta-Bil in gas container immediately after filling it up (no ethanol), so all my engines are treated basically all the time. I also run the gas dry in all my OPE, no it doesnt take long, because towards the end of the mowing/snowthrowing seasons I'm careful about how much gas I'm putting...
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    First time gas power washer owner....?

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: 1foxracing</div><div class="ubbcode-body"><div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: Ope_Freak</div><div class="ubbcode-body">I've read that a vertical shaft driven power washer is not...
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