Changing the air filter on a lawn mower
Before you begin to change the Cub Cadet air filter on your zero-turn mower, turn machine off and give the engine a chance to cool. As a safety precaution, remove the ignition key and disconnect the spark plug ignition wire. This will prevent accidental ignition as you are changing the mower's air filter.
- Step 1
Open the access door on the back of the engine and loosen the clamps on the Cub Cadet air filter hose.
- Step 2
With the mower's air filter now exposed, remove the old paper filter.
- Step 4
Place your new paper Cub Cadet air filter inside the zero-turn mower.
- Step 5
Attach the clamps on the mower's air filter hose.
- Step 6
At the back of the engine, reseal the access door.
- Step 7
Once you reconnect the spark plug ignition wire, your mower is ready to go.