Read and follow the preparation
for your mower. All
fasteners are in the parts bag. Do not discard any parts or material
until the unit is assembled.
NOTE: In this instruction book, left and right describe the loca-
tion of a part from the viewpoint of someone setting in the oper-
WARNING: Before doing any preparation or mainte-
nance to the mower, remove the wire from the spark
HOW TO REMOVE
FROM THE CARTON
To remove the unit from the carton, follow the instructions below.
Locate the two tear tabs at the top of the carton.
Pull the tear tape no more than twelve inches at a time.
Re-grasp the tear tape next to the carton and pullagain.
One the tear tape has been completely
removed from both
ends, remove the top wood and set aside.
Repeat the process on the tear tabs at the bottom of the carton.
Set the panels aside.
Move the shift lever to the neutral (N) position.
NOTE: See the Operation section, page 10, for the location
of the controls,
If the parking brake is engaged,
clutch/brake pedal to release the brake.
Move the lift lever to the highest position.
Check the bottom of the carton for staples.
Remove any staples that are in the path of the tires.
10. Remove the mower from the shipping skid.
LOOSE PARTS - CONTENTS
The fasteners and other loose parts are shown below. The fasteners are shown full size. The quantity is shown in brackets ().