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Start And Stop; Control Before Starting - Husqvarna 323P4 Operator's Manual

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Control before starting

• Inspect the working area. Remove objects that can be
thrown.
• Check the cutting-
equipment. Never use
blunt, cracked or
damaged equipment.
• Check that the machine
is in full working order.
Check that all nuts and
bolts are tightened
correctly.
• Make sure the chain is always well lubricated.
• Ensure the cuttingequipment always stop when the engine
is idling.
• Only use the machine for what it is intended for.
• Ensure that the handle and safety functions are in order.
Never use a machine that lacks a part or has been modified
outside of the specifications.

Start and stop

!
WARNING!
The complete clutch cover with shaft must
be fitted before the machine is started,
otherwise the clutch can become loose
and cause personal injury.
Always move the machine from the filling
area before starting. Place the machine on
a flat surface. Ensure the cutting
equipment cannot come into contact with
any object. Make sure no unauthorised
persons are in the working area,
otherwise there is a risk of serious
personal injury. The safety distance is 15
metres.
Cold engine
IGNITION:
Set the stop switch to the
start position.
CHOKE:
Set the choke control in the
choke position.
AIR PURGE:
Press the air purge
diaphragm repeatedly until
fuel begins to fill the
diaphragm. The diaphragm
need not be completely
filled.
Warm engine
Use the same starting
procedure as for the cold
engine, but do not set the
choke control in the choke
position. The start throttle position is obtained by setting the
choke control in the choke position and then returning it to its
original position.
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– English
START AND STOP
Stop
The engine is stopped by
switching off the ignition.
!
Start
Press the machine body
against the ground using
your left hand (NOTE! Not
your foot). Grip the starter
handle, slowly pull out the
cord with your right hand
until you feel some resistance
(the starter pawls grip), now
quickly and powerfully pull
the cord.
Reset the choke control as
soon as the engine fires and
repeat until the engine starts.
When the engine starts
quickly apply full throttle
and the start throttle will
automatically disengage.
NOTE! Do not pull the
starter cord out completely
and do not release the starter
cord from the fully extended
position. This can damage
the machine. Also take care
to ensure that the cutting
attachment is not touching
the ground when you start
the machine.
WARNING!
When the engine is started with the choke
in the choke or start position the cutting
equipment starts to rotate immediately.

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