Fresh fuel is a key to quick starting of a Toro lawn mower, according to the company's website. As gasoline sits in the fuel tank, the more volatile compounds tend to evaporate. Emptying the tank and refilling with fresh gasoline often solves the problem of a mower that does not start. At the end of the mowing season, any remaining fuel should be emptied from the tank.Know More
Mowers start easier when the spark plug is in good condition. If the machine is still difficult to start, replacing the spark plug makes it easier for it to ignite the fuel mix. After replacing the plug, it is essential to replace the spark plug wire or the machine will not start.
A clean air filter is necessary to provide the right fuel-to-air ratio. If the filters are dirty, machines are harder to start. Manufacturers design foam air filters for easy cleaning. Paper filters require replacement when dirty.
Some Toro mowers have electric starters. The manufacturer recommends charging the battery for these units at the beginning and end of the mowing season. If the engine seems to turn slowly upon activation of the ignition switch, try charging the battery. New Toro mowers have the fuse removed for safety. Installation is necessary for both charging and starting the machine.Learn more about Tools
The Toro Company is the manufacturer of Toro zero-turn mowers, and its product range also includes utility loaders, trenchers and irrigation equipment. Additionally, the company caters to contractors and rental businesses by offering underground utility installation equipment, excavation equipment, and landscaping and hardscaping tools.Full Answer >
The rear belt routing diagram for the Husqvarna RZ5424 Zero-Turn Riding Mower is available in the Customer Support section of the company website. Additionally, this mower features a decal by the rear belt assembly, accessible via a removable foot pan, that indicates the proper belt travel path.Full Answer >
Lawnmowers sputter and die out when they don't have the right mixture of air, fuel and spark to maintain optimal performance. Once this happens, restarting the lawnmower is often a difficult undertaking.Full Answer >
The Toro Company makes Toro lawn mowers. Founded on July 10, 1914, the Toro Company started out building engines for the Bull Tractor Company which was based in Minneapolis, Minnesota. When Bull's sales dropped in 1916, Toro quickly adapted by building engines for both the farming and trucking industries.Full Answer >