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Have a GTS 5.5 here,and cannot find the drain plug in order to change the(OLD) oil. Had the blade and cover off,and saw no bolt or plug. Also didn't see a plug on the side. Any help appreciated.

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  • Place your oil pan on a level surface directly next to your lawn mower on the side with the filler cap.
  • Remove the oil filler cap by unscrewing it in a counterclockwise rotation. You will notice once the cap is unscrewed that it contains a dip stick that protrudes from inside of the cap.
  • Tip the mower up on its side so that the oil filler hole can drain into the oil pan. Hold it in position to allow all the oil to drain into the pan.
  • I would prop it up with a concrete block .
  • Yap, it was stupid not to put a drain plug in it!
  • Take care,
  • Hubert


  • Read more : http://www.ehow.com/how_6017501_change-gts_5-toro-lawn-mower.html

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    Well If You Cant find drain plug [should be a square drive]

    Then I would turn the thing upside down [empty gas tank first of course]& drain it thru the filler plug. Perhaps the drain is an inset hex bolt and you must REALLY clean the underneath, dig around for it!

    Posted on Jul 15, 2014

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