Asked by: Soudia Pisani
asked in category: General Last Updated: 31st January, 2020

How do you change the oil in a Honda gcv160 pressure washer?

How to change oil on Homelite Honda GCV160 Pressure Washer.

  1. Check the oil with the engine stopped and level.
  2. Remove the oil filler cap/dipstick and wipe it clean.
  3. Insert the oil filler cap/dipstick into the oil filler neck, but do not screw it in, then remove it to check the oil level.

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Besides, how do you change the oil in a Honda pressure washer?

To change the pump oil, place the bucket or pan you used for the engine oil under the pressure washer pump oil drain plug. For the location of the plug, refer to your pressure washer owner's manual. Remove both the oil drain plug and the pump oil filler cap, and allow the oil to drain. Replace the drain plug.

Also, what kind of oil do you use in a pressure washer? All-purpose engine oils are mostly used in temperate conditions and are usually the SAE30 type is recommended for temperatures above 40ºF. However, if temperatures fall below 40 ºF, it is recommended that you use the 10W-30 oil to help your power washer start better.

Regarding this, what type of oil does a Honda gcv160 take?

I use whatever oil I have hanging around the garage in my GCV160. It's usually some 5w30 synthetic or 5w40 synthetic. I've used 10w30 conventional, 10w30 synthetic, and straight 30.

What kind of oil does my Honda pressure washer use?

The engine can use 10/30 synthetic oil. or if your in a real warm climate you can't go wrong with 30 weight conventional oil. Change it at least once per season or more depending on use.

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