Troy Bilt TB330

163cc 21-Inch 3-in-1 Rear Wheel Drive Self-Propelled Lawn Mower

Final Score
Final Score
A score from 1 to 100 based on reviews all over the web combined with our team of experts.
4.1/5 from
 179 users
Troy Bilt TB330
We spent 7.5 hours reading reviews from customers and experts. In summary, here’s what users think:

7 reasons to buy

  • A high percentage of owners like the Troy Bilt TB330’s power. The mower can easily cut lengthy and wet grass with no problem.
  • Numerous consumers complimented its self-propel feature. Controls were responsive and mowing hilly terrain was easy.
  • The mower is very easy to set up. Just add oil and gas and you’re ready to go.
  • Many people liked the availability of a wash port which made cleaning the deck’s underside a breeze.
  • Several owners were happy that the mower’s height and blades were easy to adjust via a single lever adjustment.
  • The mower does not require oil to be changed. Just add oil as needed and you’re good to go.
  • Some users noted that the bag capacity is good and held more grass than other mowers.

2 reasons not to buy

  • A few reviewers noted that the mower can require more than 2 pulls to start although this happens rarely.
  • At least one user complained that the bolt connecting the mower’s height adjustment came off during mowing.

Bottom Line

The majority of users were very happy with the Troy Bilt TB330. The mower gained a lot of positive reviews because of its power and useful features. A powerful mower offering great cuts that’s easy to maintain and operate, it’s difficult to find fault in this mower. Just remember to routinely check gas and oil levels as well as secure any bolts that can loosen because of the vibration. Overall the TB330 exceeded expectations and is a welcomed addition to the Troy Bilt line.


Additional information


Troy Bilt

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Max Cutting Height

Min Cutting Height

Mower Type

Self Propelled

Power Source



3 Years


39.4 lbs

Additional Info

Briggs & Stratton Engine, ReadyStart Technology, Adjustable Handle, Durable Wheels

Video Reviews

4.1/5 based on
179 reviews

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Tips for Troy Bilt TB330

  • A small wheel adjustment for the self-propel can be found under the self-propel triggers. Use this adjustment to loosen or tighten the self-propel as needed.
  • Use 303 Protectant all around it and Fluid Film spray on the underside as well as any exposed metal to prevent corrosion and sticking.
  • To keep it in the best condition, clean the mower after each use.



Q: Does the mower come with an easy start engine?
A: Yes, the engine often starts on the first pull.

Q: What type of gasoline does the mower use? Should I use regular or unleaded?
A: The mower uses regular gasoline.

Q: Does the mower come with oil when it arrives?
A: Yes. Oil is included.

Q: Can the Troy Bilt TB330 handle dense grass well?
A: Yes. The mower does an excellent job cutting dense and wet grass.

Q: Does the mower have an air filter?
A: Yes. The mower uses an air filter with part number: BS-795066. You can purchase a replacement filter here.

Q: Is the mower’s handle adjustable?
A: No, the handle is not adjustable but is comfortably high enough for users over 6 feet in height.

Q: Can this mower be used on hills?
A: Yes. The mower’s self-propel rear-wheel drive and lightweight make it easy to maneuver on hills.

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