Gas vs. Electric Lawn Mower: Which to Choose?

If you’re in the market for a new lawn mower, you’ve probably noticed the emergence of a newer trend — electric models showing up on shelves and showroom floors. You may even know some neighbors who have already ditched their gas mowers in favor of electric ones. So, what’s the story with gas versus electric Read more…

Spring Lawn Mower Maintenance Checklist

Spring is a great time to take stock of your mower’s maintenance needs and get them taken care of before the growing season. Follow our 6 Step Spring Checklist for Your Lawn Mower to make sure your mower is in top shape for the new cutting season.

How to Change Your Lawn Mower Spark Plug

If you’re having trouble starting your lawn mower, it might be your spark plug. Watch this how-to video for easy steps on how to change your lawn mower spark plug. 

Adjusting the Self Propel on an All Wheel Drive Toro Mower

Watch how to adjust the self propel traction on a Toro all-wheel drive lawn mower. The self propel drive is what gives the wheels power and works by a cable that’s attached to the traction adjustment knob on the Toro mower handle. The traction adjustment knob provides a simple way to adjust the cable to Read more…

How to Fix a Lawn Mower That Won’t Start

Toro Lawn mower won’t start?You may NOT need to take it to a lawn mower repair shop, just follow these simple troubleshooting tips to get your lawn mower up and running.

How to Replace the Air Filter on a Lawn Mower

The air filter is the first line of defense your lawn mower’s engine has against airborne dirt and debris. Because protecting your engine from damaging airborne particulates is so important for engine health, it is recommended that you check your lawn mower’s air filter two or three times a season. How often you actually change Read more…

How to Minimize Problems When Using Ethanol-Blended Gasoline

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) currently limits an ethanol-gasoline blend of 10% ethanol (or E10) as a standard transportation fuel. However, the agency recently granted the ethanol industry a waiver increasing the allowable limit to 15% ethanol (or E15) for use only in some motor vehicles.

Toro Starts on the First Time…Every Time

David shares his “My Toro Story” of reliability. “Every spring, I wonder if this will be the year my Toro doesn’t start on the first pull.” For ten years in a row, David Payne’s Toro hasn’t let him down. The feeling of starting spring projects and maintenance on your lawn can be one of excitement and Read more…

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