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Preparing For Operation; Engine Starting Procedure - Craftsman BRUSHWACKER 636.795454 Owner's Manual

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Assembly
Instructions
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Figure 6
Shoulder harness fitting procedure,
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PREPARING
FOR
OPERATION
Fuel and oil mixture
Inspect the fuel tank and fill with clean, fresh
fuel of the proper mixture. This engine requires
a mixture
of gasoline of between 20 and 25
parts gasoline tolPart
oil (1 gal. gasoline to 6 oz.
oil)
of
regular
leaded gasoline. Use 32-36555
Craftsman
Engine Oil or a high grade two stroke
cycle
engine oil For the first twenty
hours, use
the mixing
ratio of between 15 and 20 to 1.
DO NOT
USE (OUTBOARD
MOTOR)
OIL
DO
NOT
MIX
GASOLINE
AND
OIL
DIRECTLY
IN THE ENGINE
FUELTANK.
IMPORTANT:
Failure to follow
proper fuel mix
instructions
could
result
in serious
damage to
the engine.
CAUTION:
When
preparing
fuel
mixture,
mix only
the amount
needed
for the job
you
are to do. Do not use fuel mixture
that has
been
stored
longer
than
two
(2)
months.
Fuel
mixture
stored
longer
than
this
will
cause hard
starting
and poor
performance.
If fuel
mix
has been stored
longer
than
this
time
it should
be removed
and filled
with
a fresh
mixture.
CAUTION!
NEVER
fill
the
fuel
tank
to the inlet
port
level.
NEVER
add
fuel
to the tank
in a closed
un-ventilated
area,
DO
NOT
add fuel
to this unit
close to an open
fire or
sparks.
BE SURE
to wipe
off
spilled
fuel
before
attempting
to
start the engine.
DO NOT attempt
to refuel
an extremely
hot engine,
Check points before operation
CHECK
for loose bolts,
nuts and fittings.
CHECK
the air cleaner
for dirt.
Clean the air filter
of all
dirt, etc. before
the operation.
ENGINE
STARTING
PROCEDURE
1.
When starting
the engine,
set the toggle switch
at "ON"°
2.
Open
the fuel valve.
The valve is open when
in line with
the fuel line and closed
when 90°to
it. Figure
7.
.
OFF
ON
Figure 7
The choke
control
is a "Lever"
type.
(See Figure
8 ). To
choke
the
engine,
push
the
choke
lever
to "CLOSE"
(CHOKE)
position.
NOTE:
If the
engine
is warm,
it
may
be started
with
the choke
lever mid-way
between
"OPEN"
(RUN)
and
"CLOSE",
depending
on
the
in-
dividual
engine.
Figure
8.
OPEN
(RUN)
.
Figure 8
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