How to Change the Air Filter on a Troy-Bilt Edger
This video will show you how to replace the air filter on the Troy-Bilt edger. Depending on your model, the instructions in this video may vary slightly. Always be sure to check your operator's manual for detailed instructions.
- Step 1
Remove the spark plug ignition wire.
- Step 2
Open the air filter cover by depressing the tab on the side.
- Step 3
Remove the air filter elements.
- Step 4
Separate the foam element from the paper element.
- Step 5
Wash the foam element in mild detergent and water and allow it to dry completely.
Warning: Never use gasoline or low flash-point solvents for cleaning the air cleaner element.
- Step 6
Apply a few drops of clean engine oil to the foam element and squeeze out all excess oil.
- Step 7
Assemble the paper and foam elements.
- Step 8
Insert assembled air filter element and close the air cleaner cover.
- Step 9
Reconnect the spark plug ignition wire.