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Buyer’s Guide to Toro TimeCutter MX Series Zero Turn Riders

Buyer's Guide to Toro TimeCutter MX Series Zero Turn Riders

In Toro’s TimeCutter line, the MX series is a step up from their SS series mowers. The Toro TimeCutter MX series zero turn riders are on the larger chassis to accommodate the larger mower decks. The most common is the 50-inch mower deck, but decks are available starting at a 16-inch mowing deck.

All the Toro TimeCutter MX series zero turn riders now come with the fabricated mower deck for more structural strength and durability. There are larger tires on the MX series with the larger frame. The Toro TimeCutter MX series zero turn riders have all the same features of the Toro TimeCutter SS series mowers including the Smart Speed Control System, and all your controls operate the same as the SS series.

In the Toro TimeCutter MX series, the MX the 5000 models, anything with a 50-inch deck, would be the deluxe models which come with an upgraded transmission, deluxe seats with the armrest and larger tires. These models are a nice upgrade still on the same chassis in the MX series.

Toro TimeCutter MX series zero turn riders are powered by powerful and durable engines that provide dependable performance and reliable starting. They are designed with high-quality cutting decks that deliver unbeatable cutting performance in all conditions.

Toro TimeCutter MX series zero turn riders boast incredible features including heavy-duty rear engine guards, washout ports, dual hydrostatic drive systems, and a braking system that automatically stops the mower deck and sets the parking brake when you need to get off the mower while keeping the engine running.

These zero turns are designed for both homeowners and landscape professionals looking for powerful and durable machines.  Toro TimeCutter MX series zero turn riders also provide enhanced comfort while delivering the performance and reliability needed to handle tough yard tasks.

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Weingartz, family owned and operated, began in 1945 as a farm supply store for local Michigan families. In the 1970s, we began to focus exclusively on outdoor power equipment. Over time, we morphed into the “power equipment superstore” that now defines all of our locations. The staff and experts at Weingartz work diligently to provide the best service possible and give honest and helpful advice to each and every customer.

Weingartz also sells parts for all outdoor power equipment at https://weingartz.com/parts-lookup.

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How to Change the Spark Plug on a Lawn Tractor

How to Change the Spark Plug on a Lawn Tractor

Spark plugs should be replaced at least once a year of after 100 hours of use. Spark plugs provide an ignition source for your machine’s engine to power your lawn tractor. When spark plugs go bad, mowing your lawn becomes a challenge. For example, faulty spark plugs make your tractor difficult to start or cause your engine to die out quickly. Change the spark plug on your lawn tractor regularly to keep your mower up and running throughout the whole season.

Before performing any maintenance on your lawn tractor, refer to your owner’s manual for maintenance instructions and safety information. Maintenance instructions vary by model, so depending on your lawn mower model our instructions may vary slightly.

Before changing the spark plug on your mower, please abide by these safety precautions:

  • Shut off the engine
  • Allow the engine to become cool to the touch
  • Disconnect the spark plug wire to prevent accidental starting

To carry out this task, you’ll need these tools:

  • 5/8 deep well socket
  • Wrench
  • Extension

To change the spark plug on your lawn tractor, locate the spark plug on the side of the engine. Some tractor models have single-cylinder engines (with one spark plug) while others have twin-cylinder engines (with 2 spark plugs). Use your socket to loosen the spark plug. Loosen it and grab the spark plug on the end, and give it a couple more turns.

Install the new spark plug. Replace the old spark plug with a manufacturer approved replacement part (refer to your owner’s manual). Hold the spark plug on the end and stick it into the proper hole on the tractor. Turn the spark plug to the left to make sure that it is starting to thread in properly, but turn it to the right to tighten it.

Tighten the spark plug by hand. By doing this, you can tell if the threads are going in correctly and won’t strip the threads out of the head of the engine. Tighten as much as you can and then put your socket back on the spark plug to tighten it all the way down. Give it an extra snug turn.

If you are working with a twin-cylinder engine, repeat the same steps to change the spark plug on the other side of the machine. Once the spark plugs have been changed, reconnect the spark plug wire.

You’ll notice your engine running less smoothly if it has a broken or fouled spark plug. To keep your lawn tractor running smoothly, replace the spark plug when the time is right. Feel free to bring your tractor to our experts and they will replace the spark plug in no time.

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Why Weingartz?

Weingartz, family owned and operated, began in 1945 as a farm supply store for local Michigan families. In the 1970s, we began to focus exclusively on outdoor power equipment. Over time, we morphed into the “power equipment superstore” that now defines all of our locations. The staff and experts at Weingartz work diligently to provide the best service possible and give honest and helpful advice to each and every customer.

Weingartz also sells parts for all outdoor power equipment at https://weingartz.com/parts-lookup.

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Cedar Springs, MI 49319
(616) 696-2913
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