on your purchase of a Sears
It has been designed, engi-
to give you the best possible
Should you experience any problem you cannot easily rem-
edy, please contact your nearest
in the United States., We have competent, welt-
trained technicians and the proper tools to service or repair
read and retain this manual
The instructions will
enable you to assemble and maintain your chipper-shredder
Always observe the "SAFETY RULES,"
THE MODEL AND SERIAL NUMBERS WILL BE FOUND
ON A LABEL
TO THE FRAME
YOU SHOULD RECORD BOTH SERIAL NUMBER AND
DATE OF PURCHASE
AND KEEP IN A SAFE PLACE
FOR FUTURE REFERENCE,,
e Read and observe the safety rules.
e Follow a regular schedule in maintaining, caring for'
and using your chipper-shreddero
e Follow the instructions
of this Owner's
12.57 cuo in.
Spark Plug (Gap _030 in_):
Magnetron ® Ignition Air Gap:
A Sears Maintenance Agreement is available on this
product. Contact your nearest Sears store for details
WARNING: This unit is equipped with an internal combus-
tion engine and should not be used on or near any unim-
proved forest-covered, brush-covered
unless the engine's exhaust system is equipped
spark arrester meeting applicable local or state laws (if any).
If a spark arrester is used, it should be maintained
tive working order by the operator
In the State of California
the above is required
(Section 4442 of the California
Public Resources Code)..
Other states may have similar laws Federal laws apply on
federal lands.. A spark attester for the muffler is available
through your nearest Sears Authorized Service Center (See
the REPAIR PARTS section of this manual.)
ONEYEAR LIMITED WARRANTY ON CRAFTSMANGAS CHIPPER-SHREDDER
For one year from the date of purchase, when this Craftsman Chipper-Shredder
is maintained, lubricated and
tuned up according to the instructions in the owner's manual, Sears will repair, free of charge, any defect in
material and workmanship..
If this Craftsman Chipper-Shredder
is used for commercial or rental purposes, this warranty applies for only 30
days from the date of purchase.
This warranty does not cover:
e Expendable items which become worn during normal use, such as blades, chipper blades, flails, air cleaners,
spark plugs and catcher bags.
e Repairs necessary because of operator abuse or negligence, including bent crankshafts and the failure to
maintain the equipment according to the instructions contained in the owner's manual
SERVICE IS AVAILABLE
BY RETURNING THE CRAFTSMAN
IN THE UNITED
STATES.. THIS WARRANTY
APPLIES ONLY WHILE THIS PRODUCT IS IN USE IN THE UNITED STATES.
This warranty gives you specific legal rights, and you may also have other rights which may vary from state to
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