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Snowblower Gear Oil

Discussion in 'Residential Snow Removal' started by MSB1766, Dec 11, 2008.

  1. MSB1766

    MSB1766 Member
    Messages: 40

    I have a 2-stage walk behind snowblower and was wondering if the gear oil needs to be change once in a while or is it good or life. I have a fill/drain hole. I know some snow blowers do not have a fill/drain hole.

    What type of gear oil should I put in?
     
  2. steelmf

    steelmf Junior Member
    Messages: 2

    I would use what the manufacturer recommends, if that info is unavailable, use 80/90W gear oil. I would get synthetic oil, it will last a long time. Just check it once a season and make sure it's topped off. ussmileyflag