These instructions are for your safety. Read them carefully.
This symbol means that important safety instructions need to be emphasized. It
concerns your safety.
Read all instructions in this operator's manual
and on the machine before starting it. Ensure
that you understand them and then abide by
Learn how to use the machine and its con-
trols safely and learn how to stop quickly. Also
learn to recognize the safety decals.
Only allow the machine to be used by adults
who are familiar with its use.
Make sure nobody else is in the vicinity of the
machine when you start the engine, engage
the drive, or run the machine.
Make sure animals and people maintain a safe
distance from the machine.
Stop the machine if someone enters the work
Clear the area of objects such as stones, toys,
steel wire, etc. that may become caught in
the blades and thrown out.
Beware of the discharge deck and do not point
it at any one. Do not use the machine without
the discharge deck in place.
Stop the engine and prevent it from starting
before you clean the discharge deck.
Remember that the operator is responsible
for dangers or accidents.
Never take passengers. The machine is only
intended for use by one person.
Always look down and behind before and dur-
ing reversing maneuvers. Keep a look out for
both large and small obstacles.
Slow down before turning.
Shut down the blades when not mowing.
Read the operator's manual before starting the machine.
Clear the area of objects before mowing.
Never take passengers.