Craftsman 358.794772 Operator's Manual

25cc/1.5 2-cycle 215 mph/470 cfm gasoline powered blower/vac


25cc/1.5 2-Cycle
215 MPH/470 CFM
Model No.
Parts List
p, 20
Read and follow all Safety Rules and Operating
Instructions before first use of this product.
For answers to your questions about this product:
Call 7 am-7
pm, Mon.-Sat.,
or 10 am-7
pm, Sun.
and Co., Hoffman
IL 60179
Rev. 4 4/16/08


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Summary of Contents for Craftsman 358.794772

  • Page 1 Operator's Manual CRAFTSMR 25cc/1.5 2-Cycle 215 MPH/470 CFM GASOLINE POWERED BLOWER/VAC Model No. 358.794772 • Safety • Assembly • Operation • Maintenance • Parts List • Espa_ol, p, 20 WARNING: Read and follow all Safety Rules and Operating Instructions before first use of this product.
  • Page 2 When used and maintained according due to a defect in material or workmanship chase, return it to any Sears store, Sears Service Center, or other Craftsman in the United States for free repair (or replacement This warranty excludes spark plug and air cleaner, which are expendable can wear out from normal use in tess than two years.
  • Page 3: Know Your Unit

    WARNING: Stop the engine before opening engine must be stopped and the impeller blades injury from the rotating blades. Gently tilt the handle of the screwdriver back of the unit to release the latch while pulling up on the vacuum inlet cover with our other hand.
  • Page 4: Plan Ahead

    Use your unit as a blower for: • Sweeping debris or grass clippings from driveways, sidewalks, patios, etc. • Blowing grass clippings, straw, or leaves into piles, around joints, or be- tween bricks. Use your unit as a vacuum for: •...
  • Page 5: Carton Contents

    • Do not store the unit or fuel in a closed area where fuel vapors can reach CARTON CONTENTS Check carton contents against the fop lowing list, Model 358.794772 • Blower Upper blower tube Lower blower tube High velocity nozzle...
  • Page 6: Blower/Vacuum Assembly

    1. Align the rib on the upper blower tube with the groove in the blower outlet; slide the tube into place. NOTE: Knob must be loose enough allow blower tube to be inserted in biower outlet.
  • Page 7: Convert From Vacuum To Blower Use

    5. Push the upper vacuum tube into the vacuum inlet. Tum the tube counterclockwise until a click is felt to secure the tube to the blower unit. 6. Align slanted end of lower vacuum tube as shown. Firmly push lower vacuum tube into upper vacuum tube.
  • Page 8: Shoulder Strap Attachment

    READ THiS OPERATOR'S MANUAL AND SAFETY RULES BEFORE OPERATING YOUR UNIT Compare the illustrations with your unit to familiarize yourself with the location of the vadous controls and adjustments. MULCHING BLADES Your blower is equipped with mulching the vacuum attachment, the mulching ratio of up to 16:1.
  • Page 9 2-cycte air-cooled engine oil. We recommend Craftsman brand syn- thetic oil. Mix gasoline and oil at a ratio of 40:1. A 40:1 ratio is obtained by mix- ing 3.2 ounces of oil with 1 gatlon of un-...
  • Page 10: Starting Engine

    • Fuel engine. Move at least 10 feet (3 meters) away from the fueling site. • Hold the unit in the starting position as shown. Make sure the blower end is directed away from people, ani- mals, glass, and solid objects. STARTING POSITION...
  • Page 11: Maintenance

    The rotating blades can cause serious injury. Always disconnect the spark 6. Pull starter rope handle with a con-...
  • Page 12: Clean Air Filter

    CHECK FOR LOOSE FASTENERS AND PARTS • Muffler • Spark Plug Boot • Air Filter • Housing Screws CHECK FOR DAMAGED WORN PARTS Contact Sears Service Center for re- placement of damaged or worn parts. • Fuel Tank - Do not use unit if fuel tank shows signs of damage or leaks.
  • Page 13: Fuel System

    Follow the mix instruc- tions found on stabilizer container. Run engine at least 3 minutes after adding stabilizer. Craftsman 40:1,2-cycle engine oil (air cooled) is already blended with fuel stabilizer.
  • Page 14: Troubleshooting

    ENGINE • Remove spark plug and pour 1 tea- spoon of 40:1,2-cycle engine oit (air cooled) through the spark plug open- ing. Slowly pull the starter rope 8 to 10 times to distribute oil. • Replace spark plug with new one of recommended type and heat range.
  • Page 15: Warranty

    YOUR WARRANTY RIGHTS AND OB- LIGATIONS: The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency/California Air Re- sources Board and Sears, Roebuck and Co., U.S.A., are pleased to explain tile emissions control system warranty on your year 2007 and later small off-road engine. In California, all small off-road engines must be designed, built, and equipped to meet the State's stringent anti-smog...
  • Page 16: Emission Control

    WHERE TO GET WARRANTY SER- VICE: Warranty services or repairs shall be provided at all Sears Service Cen- ters. Call 1-800-469-4663. MAINTENANCE, REPLACEMENT AND REPAIR OF EMISSION RE- LATED PARTS: Any Sears approved replacement part used in the perfor- mance of any warranty maintenance repair on emission related parts will be provided without charge to the owner if the part is under warranty.
  • Page 17: &Warning

    REPAIR SEARS GAS BLOWER MODEL 358.794772 Part Description 530015814 Screw 545150502 Assy Engine Cover 530015880 Screw 545134001 Shield Baffle 545099101 Baffle 545052401 545052501 Spdng Pulley 545050407 Starter Pulley (Incl 6,7) 545054901 Spdng Starter 545152901 Handle Starter 545050416 Rope 545107101 Tube...
  • Page 18: Repair Parts

    REPAIR SEARS GAS BLOWER MODEL 358.794772 ,t_WARNING AI_ lepairs adjustment3 maintenance not desodbe_l the Ope_ato's Manua_ must be performer1 by Qualified Se vice Personnel Ref. Part Description 545090001 Assy Mufflel (Incl 2,3,4,5) 530015241 Screw 545081845 Spark Screen 530058982 Bolt M uffle_...
  • Page 19 REPAIR PARTS SEARS GAS BLOWER MODEL 358.794772 Ref. Part No Description 545099401 Tube Uppe_ vac 530095589 Tube Lowel 545139501 Tube 530095564 Assy Vuc bag 545138001 Tube Uppe_ Blower 545138101 Tube Lowe_ Blower 545151201 Nozzle High Speed \"C...

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