Changing the oil
The engine oil should be changed each year and every 25
When changing the oil proceed as follows:
Empty the fuel tank by running the machine until the tank
Disconnect the ignition lead from the spark plug.
Unscrew the oil ﬁller cap.
Use the oil pump (accessory) to empty the oil tank.
Ask where you can dispose of surplus engine oil at your
local petrol station.
Fill with new engine oil of a good quality. See the Technical
Check the oil level with the dipstick on the oil ﬁller cap.
The oil ﬁller cap must be completely screwed down to give
a correct picture of the oil level. If the oil level is low, ﬁll
using engine oil up to the upper level on the dipstick.
Screw on the oil ﬁller cap.
Below you will ﬁnd some general maintenance
1 Check that the stop function works safely.
2 Brush leaves, grass and the like off of the lawn mower.
The underside of the mower deck should also be cleaned
after each use, to prevent a buildup of grass clippings.
3 Check the oil level.
4 Clean the air intake on the starter. Check the starter and
5 Check that nuts and screws are tight.
6 Check the cutting attachment. Never use blades that are
dull, cracked or damaged.
1 Clean the air ﬁlter. Replace if necessary.
2 Clean the spark plug. Check that the electrode gap is 0.50
3 Clean the cooling ﬁns on the cylinder.
At least once a year
1 Carry out annually service at authorised dealer (at least
once a year or every 30 hours).