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Start And Stop - Husqvarna 268K, 272K Operator's Manual

Husqvarna brush cutter operator's manual
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Start and stop

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WARNING! Before starting observe the
following:
• Do not start the power cut without the cutting arm or
cutting head fitted. Otherwise the clutch can come
loose and cause personal injury.
• Always move the power cutter from the filling area
before starting.
• Ensure that you and the machine stand firmly and that
the cutting discs rotates freely.
• Make sure no unauthorised persons are within the
working area.
Starting a cold engine
IGNITION:
Slide the stop switch to the
left.
CHOKE:
Pull out the choke.
DECOMPRESSION VALVE
(272K)
Press in the value to reduce
the pressure in the cylinder,
this makes starting the power
cutter easier. The
decompression valve should
always be used when starting.
When the machine has
started the value automatically
returns to its original position.
START THROTTLE
Press down the catch for
unintentional throttle (A).
Apply full throttle using the
throttle (B). Press the start
throttle catch backwards (C).
Starting a warm
engine
Follow the same procedure as
for a cold engine but do not
pull out the choke.
START AND STOP
C
A
B
Start
!
WARNING! The cutting disc can rotate when
the engine starts. Make sure it can rotate
freely.
Take hold of the front handle
using your left hand. Place
your right foot on the lower
section of the rear handle and
press the power cutter against
the ground.
Grip the starter with your right
hand, and slowly pull the
starter cord out until you feel
some resistance (the pawls
grip) now pull quickly and
powerfully.
NOTE! Do not pull out the
starter cord completely and do
not release the starter from
the fully extended position.
This can damage the power
cutter.
Press in the choke as soon as
the engine fires and repeat
until the engine starts.
When the engine starts,
quickly apply full throttle and
the start throttle will
automatically disengage.
Stop
The engine is stopped by
switching off the ignition.
(Slide the stop switch to the
right.)
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