Husqvarna Automower 105 Operator's Manual

Husqvarna Automower 105 Operator's Manual

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  • Page 1 Operator's manual ® HUSQVARNA AUTOMOWER EN, English Read the operator's manual carefully and make sure that you understand the instructions before you use the product.
  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    Contents 6.3 Indicator lamp in the charging station....38 6.4 Symptoms............39 6.5 Find breaks in the loop wire......... 40 1 Introduction 1.1 Memo..............3 7 Transportation, storage and disposal 1.2 Product description..........3 7.1 Transportation............43 1.3 Product overview ...........5 7.2 Winter storage............43 1.4 Symbols on the product.........
  • Page 3: Introduction

    Dealer's telephone number: If the robotic lawnmower is stolen, it is important to notify Husqvarna of this. Contact your local Husqvarna represen- tative and provide the robotic lawnmower's serial number so that it can be registered as stolen in an international database.
  • Page 4 1.2.4 Movement pattern The movement pattern of the robotic lawnmower is random, which means that a movement pattern is never repeated. With this cutting system the lawn is mown evenly without any mowing lines from the robotic lawnmower. The blades must be in good condition to obtain the best mowing result.
  • Page 5: Product Overview

    1.3 Product overview The numbers in the figure represent: 17. Loop wire for boundary loop and guide wire 18. Connector for connecting the loop wire to the 1. Body charging station 2. Hatch to display, keypad and cutting height 19. Pegs adjustment 20.
  • Page 6: Symbols On The Product

    1.4 Symbols on the product The chassis contains components which are sensitive to electrostatic discharge These symbols can be found on the robotic lawnmower. (ESD). The chassis must also be resealed Study them carefully. in a professional manner. For these WARNING: Read the user in- reasons the chassis shall only be opened structions before operating...
  • Page 7: Safety

    2 Safety 2.1 Safety definitions 2.2 General safety instructions Warnings, cautions and notes are used to point out The following system is used in the Operator’s Manual specially important parts of the operator's manual. to make it easier to use: italics is a text that is shown on the •...
  • Page 8 Please read the Operator’s Manual • Husqvarna does not guarantee full compatibility carefully and make sure you understand the between the robotic lawnmower and other types of instructions before using the robotic lawnmower.
  • Page 9 2.3.4 In the event of a thunderstorm 3. Carry the robotic lawnmower by the handle under the robotic lawnmower with the blade disc away from the body. To reduce the risk of damage to electrical components in the robotic lawnmower and its charging station, we recommend that all connections to the charging station are disconnected (power supply, boundary wire and guide wires) if there is a risk of a thunderstorm.
  • Page 10: Installation

    Visit for further descriptions and tips regarding installation. 1. If the lawn in the working area is longer than 10 cm mow it using a standard lawnmower. Collect the grass.
  • Page 11: Charging Station

    • Screws for the charging station • Measurement gauge 3.2.1 Installation tools 3 m / 10 ft During installation you will also need: • Hammer/plastic mallet (to simplify putting the pegs in the ground). • Combination pliers for cutting the boundary wire and 2 m / 7 ft pressing the connectors together.
  • Page 12 The charging station should not be placed on an island as this limits the laying of the guide wire in an optimal It is possible to let the low voltage cable cross the way. If the charging station has to be installed on an working area if it is stapled down or buried.
  • Page 13: Charging The Battery

    WARNING: No parts of the power supply must under any circumstances be changed or tampered with. The low voltage cable must not be shortened or extended. WARNING: Use the plug to disconnect the charging station, for instance before cleaning the charging station or repairing the loop wire. 3.4 Charging the battery CAUTION: Place the low voltage cable and adjust the cutting height so that the blades can...
  • Page 14 • About 20 cm of extra wire is available to which the Laying the guide wire will be connected later. See boundary wire on page 16 . The illustration below shows how the boundary wire must be laid around the working area and around obstacles.
  • Page 15 CAUTION: The boundary wire may not be crossed on its way to and from an island. Obstacles that can withstand a collision, for example, trees or bushes taller than 15 cm, do not need to be isolated with the boundary wire. The robotic lawnmower will turn around when it collides with this type of obstacle.
  • Page 16 AUTO START button must be pressed and the operating mode selected before closing the hatch. Passages when mowing Long and narrow passages and areas narrower than 1.5 - 2 m should be avoided. It is then a risk that the robotic lawnmower travels around in the passage or area for a 15- cm / 6-"...
  • Page 17: Connecting The Boundary Wire

    • Use a hammer to knock the pegs into the ground. the coupler fully. Use a polygrip to completely press Exercise care when knocking the pegs and make down the button on the coupler. sure the wire is not under strain. Avoid sharp bends. If the boundary wire is to be buried: •...
  • Page 18: Installation Of The Guide Wire

    4. Press the connector onto the metal pin, Press the connector onto the contact pin, marked L (left) and R (right), on the charging station.Carefully check that max. the connector is properly fitted. distance min. 30 cm / 12" 3.7 Installation of the guide wire min.
  • Page 19: Checking The Installation

    • The robotic lawnmower follows the guide wire on used to connect each boundary wire. Insert the the same side of the wire to and from the guide wire in the centre hole in the coupler. charging station. This means that the guide wire Check that the wires are fully inserted into the is to the right of the robotic lawnmower when the coupler so that the ends are visible through the...
  • Page 20: First Start-Up And Calibration

    and docks at the first attempt. If the robotic lawnmower is unable to dock on the first attempt, it will automatically try again. The installation is not approved if the robotic lawnmower needs two or more attempts to dock with the charging station. In this case, check that the charging station, the boundary wire and the guide wire are installed in accordance with the instructions.
  • Page 21: Menu Structure

    This means that these options are selected. OK . Check or uncheck the box by pressing TIMER 3.12 Menu structure Work hours 1 The main menu for the Automower 105 offers 4 options: Work hours 2 • Timer Work days •...
  • Page 22: Installation

    • Find a work area that closest matches the size of the corresponds to the required work hours per day. lawn. 3.13.1 Timer suggestions Automower 105 Work area Work days per week Work hours per day Suggested time interval 100 m 3.5 hours...
  • Page 23 Yard layout examples on page follows this to and from the charging station. The area with the examples in 27 . The default setting is Rarely . beside the wire which the robotic lawnmower uses is called the Corridor. Distance Medium The robotic lawnmower has a default setting for Enter the distance in metres along the guide wire from...
  • Page 24: Security

    The figure shows how the robotic lawnmower travels Specify the number of centimetres you want the robotic Guide width is set to Medium OK . through a passage when lawnmower to pass the boundary wire and press Wide . and not to 3.15 Security Through this selection, settings relating to security and the connection between the mower and the charging...
  • Page 25: Settings

    and each time the hatch is opened. The correct PIN start the robotic lawnmower. If the lawnmower has been code must be entered to use the robotic lawnmower. removed by mistake without first pressing the STOP button, the lawnmower must be placed back in the If the wrong PIN code is entered 5 times in succession charging station and the STOP button pressed.
  • Page 26: Menu Structure Overview

    3.17 Menu structure overview Timer Work Work Work Reset hours 1 hours 2 days timer Installation Guide width Remote start 1 Remote start 2 Test Drive past settings wire Narrow Medium Wide Test in Test out Remote Remote Proportion Distance start 1 start 2 Never...
  • Page 27: Yard Layout Examples

    The recommended timer settings in the following examples are applicable to unless otherwise stated. There is more installation help on Select country, then enter the supportpages for more information and videos. Note: The default settings for the robotic lawnmower have been chosen to work in as many different gardens as possible.
  • Page 28 3.18.3 A number of islands and a 25% slope Area 400 m Timer 07:00 - 23:00 (factory setting) Monday-Sunday 270˚ Remote start - Rarely (factory setting) Proportion Remarks Place the charging station in the low- er part of the working area. Lay the guide wire at an angle over the steep 90˚...
  • Page 29 Remote start 1 and Remote start 2 must be used to obtain an even mow- ing result across the entire working area. Available in Automower 105. Make sure guide wire is laid accord- Laying ing to recommendations in...
  • Page 30: Operation

    4 Operation 4.1 Main switch 4.3 Operation selection The operation selection button is symbolised by a WARNING: Read the safety instructions house. When the button has been pressed, the selected carefully before you start your robotic operation mode is shown in the display. By lawnmower.
  • Page 31: Stop

    4.6.3 Example 1 The times used in this example are applicable to Automower 105, but the principle is the same for other models. Period 1 : 07:00 - 23:00 Timer setting, 4.5 Switch off...
  • Page 32: Charge A Flat Battery

    Operation, A + C = max. hours Charging/Standby, B + D = min. hours 4.7 Charge a flat battery When the Husqvarna robotic lawnmower is new or has been stored for a long period, the battery will be flat and needs to be charged before starting.
  • Page 33: Maintenance

    For better operating reliability and longer service life: check and clean the robotic lawnmower regularly and replace worn parts if necessary. All maintenance and servicing must be done according to Husqvarna's Guarantee terms on page 46 . instructions. See When the robotic lawnmower is first used, the blade disc and blades should be inspected once a week.
  • Page 34: Battery

    Contact your local Husqvarna representative to replace the battery. 5.5 Winter service Take your robotic lawnmower to a local Husqvarna 2. Turn the robotic lawnmower upside down. Place the representative for service prior to winter storage. robotic lawnmower on a soft and clean surface to Regular winter service will maintain the robotic avoid scratching the body and the hatch.
  • Page 35: Troubleshooting

    6.2 Messages Below a number of messages are listed which may be shown in the display of the robotic lawnmower. Contact your local Husqvarna representative if the same message appears often. Message Cause...
  • Page 36 Wrong PIN code has been entered. Five at- Enter the correct PIN code. Contact your lo- tempts are permitted, and the keypad is then cal Husqvarna representative if you forget the blocked for five minutes. PIN code. Wheel motor overloa-...
  • Page 37 Message Cause Action Stuck in charging sta- There is an object in the way of the robotic Remove the object. tion lawnmower preventing it from leaving the charging station. Upside down The robotic lawnmower is leaning too much Turn the robotic lawnmower the right way up. or has turned over.
  • Page 38: Indicator Lamp In The Charging Station

    For a fully functional installation, the indicator lamp in the charging station must emit a solid green light. If something else appears, follow the troubleshooting guide below. If you still need help with troubleshooting, please contact your local Husqvarna representative. Light...
  • Page 39: Symptoms

    If your robotic lawnmower does not work as expected, follow the symptoms guide below. There is a FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions) on which provides more detailed answers to a number of standard questions. Contact your local Husqvarna representative if you still cannot find the reason for the fault.
  • Page 40: Find Breaks In The Loop Wire

    Too many blades in the same position lead to Check that only one blade is fitted at each imbalance in the cutting system. screw. Different versions (thickness) of Husqvarna Check if the blades are of different versions. blades are used. 6.5 Find breaks in the loop wire 1.
  • Page 41 3. Switch the connections between the guide wire and the boundary wire in the charging station. Start by switching connection L and GUIDE. If the indicator lamp is lit with a solid green light, then the break is somewhere on the boundary wire between L and the point where the guide wire is connected to the boundary wire (thick black line in the illustration).
  • Page 42 disconnect L and connect a new boundary wire to L. Connect the other end of this new wire at the middle of the suspected wire section. Follow the same approach as in 3 a) and 3b) above. 5. When the break is found, the damaged section must be replaced with a new wire.
  • Page 43: Transportation, Storage And Disposal

    You can also hang the Follow these steps for removal of the battery from the robotic lawnmower on a Husqvarna original wall hanger. robotic lawnmower. Contact your local Husqvarna representative for more 1.
  • Page 44: Technical Data

    8 Technical data 8.1 Technical data Automower 105 Dimensions Length, cm Width, cm Height, cm Weight, kg Automower 105 Electrical system Battery, Lithium-Ion 18 V/2.1 Ah Art.No 586 57 62-01, 586 57 62-02 Power supply, V/28 V DC 100-240 Low voltage cable length, m...
  • Page 45 Automower 105 IP-classification Robotic lawnmower IPX4 Charging station IPX1 Power supply IPX4 Full compatibility cannot be guaranteed between the robotic lawnmower and other types of wireless systems such as remote controls, radio transmitters, hearing loops, buried electric animal fencing or similar.
  • Page 46: Warranty

    The blades are seen as disposable and are not covered by the guarantee. If an error occurs with your Husqvarna robotic lawnmower, please contact your local Husqvarna representative for further instructions. Please have the receipt and the robotic lawnmower’s serial number at...
  • Page 47: Ec Declaration Of Conformity

    10 EC Declaration of Conformity 10.1 EC Declaration of Conformity Husqvarna AB, SE-561 82 Huskvarna, Sweden, tel: +46-36-146500, declares that the Robotic lawnmovers ® HUSQVARNA AUTOMOWER 105 with serial numbers dating 2017 week 10 and onwards (the year and week is...
  • Page 48 AUTOMOWER ® is a trademark owned by Husqvarna AB. © Copyright 2017 HUSQVARNA. All rights reserved. Original instructions 1158756-26 2017-10-31...

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