Your new mower has been assembled
at the factory with the exception
of those parts left un-
To ensure safe and proper operation
of your mower, all
parts and hardware
must be tightened
Use the correct tools as
7/16" wrench or 7/16" socket w/drive
Tire pressure gauge
Nail bar or claw hammer
When right or left hand is mentioned
it means when you are in the operating
or left is trim side and right is
Place mower crate on fiat surface.
Using the nail bar or hammer, remove the
top of the crate first. Then remove the
sides of the crate and place these out of
Be careful of any exposed nails
Remove the plastic bag that covers the
Using the wire snips, cut any plastic ties
that are holding the mower to the crate.
Remove the seat
shipping position at front of the mower
and place in a safe location, near by.
Raise the seat pan up to the vertical
position so that the bottom
can be easily
Locate and finger-tighten
one of the three
prong knobs by inserting
it thru the seat
pan slot and into the corresponding
hole in the seat bottom.
Repeat for the other three holes.
Tighten the three prong knobs in the
harness to the seat
may be required
to position the
seat in the desired
Refer to the
ATTACH SEAT (See Fig. 1)
Open parts bag(s) and locate the four (three
prong) knob seat fasteners
and four 1/4" hex
head bolts. Remove
bag(s) and place in a safe location,
The seat position
so that the operator
reach the deck lift pedal and safely operate
of this manual.
wrap from the seat.
Locate 1/4" hex head bolts and control
Slide control lever over control arm with
lever to the approximate
align hole in control
hole in control arm.
Start 1/4" bolt from the inside and finger-
bolt in second
on same side of mower.
Repeat on opposite
side of mower for