Hot oil and components can cause personal injury.
Do not allow hot oil or components to contact skin.
Do not under fill or overfill engine crankcase with oil. Either condition can cause engine damage.
- Open the access cover that is on the left side of the machine.
- Check the dipstick (1) while the engine is stopped. Maintain the oil level between the "LOW" mark and the "FULL" mark.
- Remove oil filler cap (2). If necessary, add oil.
Note: When you operate the machine on severe slopes, the oil level in the engine crankcase must be at the "FULL" mark on the dipstick.
- Clean the oil filler cap and install the oil filler cap.
- Close the access cover.