Remove the (10) 5/16 carriage bolts that
secure the standard rear guard to the straps
and skid plates. Remove the standard rear
guard. Replace with the collection rear
guard, and secure with the carriage bolts that
were just removed. Figure 2.
Place the hitch assembly on the ground
behind the mower. Place the (2) hitch pins
thru the hitch and the hitch brackets. Secure
the hitch pins with the (2) hairpins that are
secured with the (2) lanyards. Figure 3.
Move to the rear of the hitch assembly and
pick it up towards the rear guard. The latch
will hook over the top of the rear guard.