SYMBOLS The following symbols are displayed on the ma- chine in order to remind you about the safety pre- cautions and attention necessary when using the machine. The symbols mean: Warning! Read the Instruction Book and Safety Manual before using the machine. Warning! Keep spectators away.
2. COLLECTION Assemble the enclosed grass collector (fig. 5). Open the cover, remove the plug and this time hook the collector in place onto the back of the ma- chine. During cutting, the grass is collected in the collec- tor. Empty the grass on the compost heap or spread it out on the flower bead as fertilizer.
2. If the lawn mower is left unattended to, remove the lead from the spark plug. Also remove the starter key (*). If the start/stop loop no longer works, stop the engine by removing the lead from the spark plug. Immediately take the lawn mower to an authorised work- shop for repairs.
CHANGING OIL Replace the oil when the engine is warm and the fuel tank is empty. Take care while draining as the oil is hot, this is to prevent burns. Change the oil the first time after 5 hours of oper- ation, and subsequently after every 50 hours of op- eration or once a season.
Always check the blade(s) after an impact. First disconnect the ignition cable. If the blade system has been damaged the defective parts must be changed. Always use genuine spare parts. To change blades, loosen the blade bolt. Mount the new blade so that it sits in the same way as the old one and tighten the blade bolt (fig.