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How to Change the Gas on a Troy-Bilt Rider

This video will show you how to change the gas on a Troy-Bilt riding mower. 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
Place your mower on a flat, level surface. Turn the mower off. Make sure the engine is cool. Remove the ignition key and disconnect the spark plug ignition wire.

Step 2
Unscrew the gas cap.

Step 3
Using the Arnold Siphon Pump, place the top port into the gas tank on the engine, and the bottom port into a proper container.

Step 4
Prime the pump by pumping the handle three to four times. Once the liquid begins to flow, it will flow without further pumping.

Step 5
Remove the Arnold Siphon Pump and add new gas.

Step 6
Replace the gas cap.

Step 7
Reconnect the spark plug ignition wire.

Step 8
Dispose of the gas properly.