Always observe safety rules when performing any mainte-
Before each use check for loose fasteners,
Clean unit thoroughly after each use.
For best results mower blades must be kept sharp, Replace
bent or damaged blades.
See BLADE CARE instructions in your tractor owner's
brake pedal fully and set
Place gearshift/motion control lever in"N EU-
Place clutch control in "DISENGAGED"
key to "OFF" position.
Make sure blades and all moving parts have
Disconnect spark plug wire(s) from spark
plug(s) and place wire where it cannot come
in contact with plug.
When grass catcher is to be stored for a period of time, clean
it thoroughly, remove all dirt, grass, leaves, etc. Store in a
clean, dry place.
CAUTION: Do not leave grass in bagger
containers. Empty containers after each
use and before storing. Failure to do so
may result in spontaneous combustion
which could develop into a fire.
Reverse appropriate steps in ASSEMBLY section of this
CAUTION: Grass catcher components
moving parts or allow objects to be
thrown. Frequently check components
recommended parts, when necessary.