Operator’s manual 327P4 327P5 X-series Please read the operator’s manual carefully and make sure you understand the instructions before using the machine. E E E E n n n n g g g g l l l l i i i i s s s s h h h h...
KEY TO SYMBOLS Symbols The engine is switched off by moving the stop switch to the stop position. WARNING! The machine can be a CAUTION! The stop switch dangerous tool if used incorrectly or automatically returns to the start carelessly, which can cause serious position.
CONTENTS Contents Note the following before starting: KEY TO SYMBOLS Symbols ..............2 Please read the operator’s manual carefully. CONTENTS Maintenance, replacement, or repair of the emission Contents ............... 3 control devices and system may be performed by any Note the following before starting: ......3 nonroad engine repair establishment or individual.
Dear customer! Congratulations on your choice to buy a Husqvarna product! Husqvarna is based on a tradition that dates back to 1689, when the Swedish King Karl XI ordered the construction of a factory on the banks of the Huskvarna River, for production of muskets.
WHAT IS WHAT? What is what? Chain lubrication adjustment screw 17 Chain Shaft 18 Bar Front handle 19 Chain oil tank Throttle control 20 Filling with chain oil Stop switch 21 Operator’s manual Throttle lock 22 Transport guard, bar Harness support hook 23 Allen key Cylinder cover 24 Combination spanner...
GENERAL SAFETY PRECAUTIONS Important Personal protective equipment IMPORTANT! IMPORTANT! The machine is only designed for cutting branches and A pole saw is a dangerous tool if used carelessly or twigs. incorrectly and can cause serious, even fatal injuries. It is extremely important that you read and understand the Never use a machine that has been modiﬁed in any way contents of this Operator’s Manual.
GENERAL SAFETY PRECAUTIONS CLOTHING the throttle control is automatically locked at the idle setting. Wear clothes made of a strong fabric and avoid loose clothing that can catch on twigs and branches. Always wear heavy, long pants. Do not wear jewellery, shorts sandals or go barefoot.
GENERAL SAFETY PRECAUTIONS Stop switch Mufﬂer Use the stop switch to switch off the engine. The mufﬂer is designed to keep noise levels to a minimum and to direct exhaust fumes away from the user. A mufﬂer ﬁtted with a catalytic converter is also designed to reduce harmful exhaust gases.
GENERAL SAFETY PRECAUTIONS recommended ﬁle gauge. A damaged or badly WARNING! The inside of the mufﬂer sharpened chain increases the risk of accidents. contain chemicals that may be carcinogenic. Avoid contact with these elements in the event of a damaged mufﬂer.
GENERAL SAFETY PRECAUTIONS Speciﬁcation of bar and saw chain Chain When the cutting attachment supplied with your machine • Saw chain pitch (inches). (The distance between has to be replaced, because it is worn out or damaged, three drive links, divided by two.) you must only ﬁt the types of bar and saw chain recommended by us.
GENERAL SAFETY PRECAUTIONS • When you sharpen a cutting tooth there are ﬁve Sharpening cutting teeth important factors to remember. - Filing angle To sharpen cutting teeth you will need a round ﬁle and a ﬁle gauge. - Cutting angle •...
GENERAL SAFETY PRECAUTIONS maintain this radius or bevel when you adjust the raker Tensioning the chain clearance. WARNING! A slack chain may jump off the bar and cause serious or even fatal injury. • We recommend that you use our raker gauge to •...
GENERAL SAFETY PRECAUTIONS Lubricating cutting equipment Checking chain lubrication • Check the chain lubrication each time you refuel. Aim WARNING! Poor lubrication of cutting the tip of the bar at a light coloured surface about 20 equipment may cause the chain to snap, cm (8 inches) away.
GENERAL SAFETY PRECAUTIONS Checking wear on cutting equipment Chain Check regularly: • Whether there are burrs on the edges of the bar. Check the chain daily for: Remove these with a ﬁle if necessary. • Visible cracks in rivets and links. •...
ASSEMBLY Fitting the cutting head The chain should be tensioned until it ﬁts snugly on the underside of the bar. • Fit the cutting head on the shaft so that the screw (A) is aligned with the hole in the shaft as shown. •...
• Open the cap on top of the bar head Dismantling: Loosen the coupling by turning the knob (at least 3 times). • Fill with Husqvarna saw chain oil. • Reﬁt the cap. Assembling and dismantling the two-piece shaft •...
ASSEMBLY of 4 Nm. After the machine has been in use for around 20 • Before using the unit, tighten the knob securely. hours, re-tighten the screws to 4 Nm. Dismantling • Loosen the coupling by turning the knob (at least 3 times).
Two-stroke oil long-term storage, if the machine is not under close supervision and when performing all service • For best results and performance use HUSQVARNA measures. two-stroke engine oil, which is specially formulated for our air-cooled two stroke-engines. WARNING! Take care when handling fuel.
FUEL HANDLING Mixing Fueling • Always mix the gasoline and oil in a clean container intended for fuel. • Always start by ﬁlling half the amount of the gasoline to be used. Then add the entire amount of oil. Mix WARNING! Taking the following (shake) the fuel mixture.
STARTING AND STOPPING Check before starting Starting and stopping • Inspect the working area. Remove any objects that WARNING! The complete clutch cover could be thrown out. and shaft must be ﬁtted before the • Check the cutting attachment. Never use blunt, machine is started, otherwise the clutch cracked or damaged equipment.
STARTING AND STOPPING Repeat pulling the cord until the engine starts. When the engine starts. return choke control to run position and apply full throttle; the throttle will automatically disengage from the start setting. CAUTION! Do not pull the starter cord all the way out and do not let go of the starter handle when the cord is fully extended.
WORKING TECHNIQUES General working instructions • Never work from a ladder, stool or any other raised position that is not fully secured. IMPORTANT! This section takes up the basic safety precautions for working with a pole saw. If you encounter a situation where you are uncertain how to proceed you should ask an expert.
WORKING TECHNIQUES • This machine is not electrically insulated. If the • Let the engine drop back to idle speed between each machine touches or comes close to high-voltage cut. Long periods at full throttle can cause serious power lines it could lead to death or serious bodily damage to the centrifugal clutch.
WORKING TECHNIQUES • Do not work with the shaft held straight out in front of and cause permanent damage to the tree. The cut you (like a ﬁshing rod) as this increases the apparent should not be deeper than 1/3 of the branch thickness weight of the cutting attachment.
Basic setting • The basic carburetor settings are adjusted during Your Husqvarna product has been designed and testing at the factory. The basic setting is richer than manufactured to speciﬁcations that reduce harmful the optimal setting and should be maintained for the emissions.
MAINTENANCE cause ﬁre if directed against dry and combustible Cooling system material. To keep the working temperature as low as possible the machine is equipped with a cooling system. Some mufﬂers are equipped with a special spark arrestor screen. If your machine has this type of mufﬂer, you should clean the screen at least once a week.
MAINTENANCE Maintenance schedule The following is a list of the maintenance that must be performed on the machine. Most of the items are described in the Maintenance section. The user must only carry out the maintenance and service work described in this manual. More extensive work must be carried out by an authorized service workshop.
TECHNICAL DATA Technical data 327P4 327P5 Motor Cylinder displacement, cu.in/cm 1,50/24,5 1,50/24,5 Cylinder bore, inch/mm 1,34/34 1,34/34 Stroke, inch/mm 1,06/27 1,06/27 Recommended max. speed, rpm 11500-12500 11500-12500 Idle speed, rpm 2700 2700 Max. engine output, acc. to ISO 8893, kW/ rpm 0,9/8400 0,9/8400 Catalytic converter mufﬂer...
Bar and chain combinations The following combinations are CE approved. Chain Max. no of teeth on tip Length, inch Pitch, inch sprocket Husqvarna S 36/Oregon 91 VG Husqvarna S 36/Oregon 91 VG Oregon 90SG Oregon 90SG PITCH = Approved accessories Art No.
If the part fails prior to the ﬁrst scheduled replacement, defective, the part will be repaired or replaced by the part will be repaired or replaced by Husqvarna Forest Husqvarna Forest & Garden. & Garden at no cost. Any such part repaired or replaced under warranty is warranted for the remainder of the OWNER′S WARRANTY...
EPA may not be used. The use of any non-exempted add-on or modiﬁed parts will be grounds for disallowing a warranty claim. Husqvarna Forest & Garden will not be liable to warrant failures of warranted parts caused by the use of a non-exempted add-on or modiﬁed part.
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