How to Clean Bobcat Zero-Turn Mowers

Published on March 21, 2023

In this episode of Turf Talks, Bobcat product expert Ron Scheffler shows us how to properly clean Bobcat® zero-turn Mowers. 

Steps in Cleaning Zero-Turn Mowers

The first important step in the process is to ditch the garden hose or pressure washer and instead use air pressure to regularly clean your Bobcat zero-turn mower. 

Ron also goes over some key features that allow you to clean the deck and engine more efficiently. Thanks to these tips, you’ll be able to clean as quickly as you mow, saving you or your crew time and labor with more uptime. 

Bobcat Mowers & Turf Talks 

Whether you’re a lawn care professional or a homeowner looking to create your own professional-grade results. Bobcat zero-turn mowers are designed to tackle your most challenging needs with precision, ease and the perfect cut.

Always read and understand the Operation, Maintenance and Owner’s Manuals.  Contact your local Bobcat dealer for additional assistance, service support or questions.    

Learn More About Bobcat Zero-Turn Mowers 

Learn more about Bobcat Mowers features, tips, best practices and more by visiting Bobcat Turf Talks 

Video Chapters: 

00:00 – Intro: Turf Talks 

00:17 – How to Clean Mower Tips 

00:27 – How to Clean Deck Pulleys 

00:33 – How to Clean Deck Top 

00:40 – How to Clean Engine 

00:51 – Outro: Learn More 

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