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Old 04-01-2013, 08:08 PM
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Well I dropped the ball on an Emark 30in. Well transaction didn't go great from a small place. I went in under the impression it was no payments until June then no interest for a year. Then when I took delivery no go it was for mowers 2500 above then the finiance company sacked me for 125 processing fee( well there goes interest free

The mower
Bit heavy
The gear engagement was well ( you pull in it and Wow it goes)
I cut two somewhat dry lawns with a lot of weeds. When I got home there was alot of grass flushed out. No problem with mower or ruts.
My 8 year old Daugher started it.
Why can't companies find a better way to change oil? ( the tech said just turn it on its side)? I said are you crazy? The unit is 180lbs.?
I found a hex nut for oil but crap oil will go everywhere.

I feel it will be a great mower that I just have to get used to.
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Well I dropped the ball on an Emark 30in. Well transaction didn't go great from a small place. I went in under the impression it was no payments until June then no interest for a year. Then when I took delivery no go it was for mowers 2500 above then the finiance company sacked me for 125 processing fee( well there goes interest free

The mower
Bit heavy
The gear engagement was well ( you pull in it and Wow it goes)
I cut two somewhat dry lawns with a lot of weeds. When I got home there was alot of grass flushed out. No problem with mower or ruts.
My 8 year old Daugher started it.
Why can't companies find a better way to change oil? ( the tech said just turn it on its side)? I said are you crazy? The unit is 180lbs.?
I found a hex nut for oil but crap oil will go everywhere.

I feel it will be a great mower that I just have to get used to.
Not sure the brand engine but on my small hondas I put a hose on the oil drain. I twist it and it goes right into a container.
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I know this is an old thread, but I just bought an eXmark Commercial 30 two days ago. I could tell that oil changes weren't going to be fun as the unit came, so I ordered the hose extension drain plug that they put on their bigger mowers at time of purchase. Part number is 116-5052 and description is "ASM, ENGINE OIL DRAIN". The dealer is having the part shipped to me, as it's about a 100 mile round-trip from our small town.

Great buying experience with dealer, but hope I don't have the warranty repair issues you have had (saw in another thread). Hope all has improved and that we get many years of good use from our commercial machines.

There, my first post. Thanks to everyone for all I've learned on this forum and others of its kind. I'm grateful for everyone's vast and varied experience; know I'll benefit from it!

Best wishes and take care!
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