Operator's Manual I CRRFTgMRN°I 21 cc/1.3 cu.in. 2-Cycle GASOLINE HEDGE TRIMMER Model No. 358.795660 - 22 in. Blade WARNING: 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;...
Parts and Ordering Back Cover FULL ONE YEAR WARRANTY ON CRAFTSMAN ® GAS POWERED HEDGE TRIMMER For one (1) year from the date of purchase, when this Craftsman Gas Powered Hedge Trimmer is maintained, lubricated, and tuned up according to the operat-...
• Move at least 10 feet (3 meters) 4_WARNING: Failure to follow all away from fuel and fueling site before Safety Rules and Precautions can re- starting engine. sult in serious injury. OPERATE YOUR UNIT SAFELY KNOW YOUR UNIT • Inspect unit before each use for •...
• Use only recommended Craftsman spark arresting screen. If you operate cutting blades and replacement a hedge trimmer in a state or locale parts; use of any other parts may where such regulations exist, you are void your warranty and cause dam-...
Drain the gas tank, start the quality 2-cycle air-cooled engine oil. engine and let it run until the fuel lines We recommend Craftsman brand oil. and carburetor are empty. Use fresh Mix gasoline and oil at a ratio of 40:1 fuel next season.
OPERATING POSITION ON OFF 3. Slowly press the primer bulb 6 times. STOPPING YOUR ENGINE 4. Move the choke lever to FULL CHOKE. • To stop engine, move switch to OFF. Choke BEFORE STARTING THE ENGINE • Fuel engine. Move at least 10 feet (3 meters) away from the fueling site.
NOTE: If engine dies with the choke NOTE: If engine has not started, pull lever at the OFF CHOKE position, move starter rope 5 more pulls. If engine still the choke lever to HALF CHOKE and does not run, it is probably flooded. Proceed to STARTING A FLOODED EN- pull the rope until the engine runs.
REPLACE SPARK PLUG Cleaning the air filter: A dirty air filter decreases engine per- Replace spark plug each year to en- formance and increases fuel consump- sure the engine starts easier and runs tion and harmful emissions. Always better. Set spark plug gap at 0.025 in. Ignition timing is fixed, nonadjustable.
• Turn IDLE screw counterclockwise to the engine can occur. Adjust the high decrease idle speed. speed screw 1/16 of a turn at a time. A 1/16 turn is about the width of the slot in _WARNING: Recheck the idle the top of the screw.
• Clean air filter. Craftsman 40:1,2-cycle engine oil (air cooled) is already blended with fuel sta- • Check entire unit for loose screws, bilizer. If you do not use this Sears oil, nuts, and bolts. Replace any dam- you can add a fuel stabilizer to your fuel aged, broken, or worn parts.
YOUR WARRANTY RIGHTS AND OB- ment engine to a Sears authorized repair LIGATIONS: The U. S. Environmental center as soon as a problem exists. Protection Agency and Sears, Roebuck Warranty repairs should be completed in a reasonable amount of time, not to ex- and Co., U.S.A., are pleased to explain the emissions control system warranty ceed 30 days.
HOW TO FILE A CLAIM: If you have in the performance of any warranty any questions regarding your warranty maintenance or repair on emission re- rights and responsibilities, you should lated parts will be provided without contact your nearest authorized service charge to the owner if the part is under center or call Sears at 1-800-473-7247.