This manual is provided to give you
operating and maintenance instructions for
keeping your rotary tiller in top operating
condition. Please read this manual thoroughly to
understand the purpose and use of each control.
For safe operation, observe all safety labels on the
machine and all safety precautions noted
throughout this manual. If you need assistance or
additional information, contact your authorized
Honda Multi-Purpose Tractor Dealer.
NOTE: All reference to right, left, front, rear, top,
or bottom is from the operator's point of view
while facing the direction of forward travel when
the tiller is properly attached to the tractor.
Operation of the Tractor and its attachments
requires special efforts on your part to ensure
your safety and the safety of others.
SAFE OPERATING RULES
To avoid severe personal, injury or equipment
damage, observe the following precautions:
All parts, especially guards and shields,
should be in good condition and securely
fastened in place.
Do not remove any guards, warning labels,
shields or safety devices; they are installed for
Always wear sturdy shoes and avoid wearing
bulky or loose clothing while operating
The TL5040 is a light duty rotary tiller that is
designed for use on Honda's Multi-Purpose
Tractors. The tiller is designed to be powered by the
(type 0,2000 R.P.M.) rear Power Take Off (PTO),
and is raised and lowered by the optional (category
0) three point hitch. The tractor must also be
equipped with the optional front weight bracket and
weights as detailed in the Tractor Owner's Manual.
SERIAL NUMBER LOCATION
The tiller serial number location is indicated in the
diagram below (Fig. 1).
Record the number for future reference when
requesting repair parts or dealer assistance.
Never operate equipment when tired or while
under the influence of drugs or alcohol.
In case of emergency, know how to stop the
equipment and thoroughly understand the.
operation of ALL controls.
Never permit anyone to operate equipment
without proper instructions.
Children'should not be permitted to operate
the tractor or rotary tiller.
KEEP CHILDREN AND PETS AT
DISTANCE DURING OPERATION.
The tractor is an operator only vehicle, do not
allow passengers to ride on the tractor or the
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