Clear Plastic Bag Contains:
• Scotts Operator's Manual
• Engine Owner's Manual
• Safety Video
• Warranty Cards
Bag of Parts Contains:
• Hardware for Steering Wheel
• Hardware for Battery Cables
• Key Chain
• Padded Key
NOTE: There is an extra ignition key strapped to
one of the seat suspension springs.
Check and Connect Battery
CAUTION: Prevent Battery Explosions:
- Keep sparks, lighted matches, and open
flame away from the top of battery. Battery
gas can explode.
- Never check battery charge by placing a
metal object across the posts. Use a volt-
meter or hydrometer.
- Do not charge a frozen battery; it may
explode. Warm battery to 16 degrees C (60
IMPORTANT: This battery comes fully charged. If
the mower is not used by the Service Expiration
Date indicated on the battery, charge the battery.
(See Charging the Battery in the Service -
Battery is filled with acid and charged when it left the
factory. If necessary, charge the battery prior to
operation. (See Charging the Battery in Service-
Locate label attached to battery. Find the service
expiration date information (A).
If battery is put into service after date shown, charge the
battery for a minimum of 1 hour at 6 - 10 amps.
Check battery voltage. Battery is fully charged at 12.6
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