Your new tractor has been assembled at the factory with exception of those parts left unassembled for shipping purposes.
To ensure safe and proper operation of your tractor all parts and hardware you assemble must be tightened securely. Use
the correct tools as necessary to insure proper tightness.
When right or left hand is mentioned in this man ual, it means
when you are in the operating po si tion (seated be hind the
steer ing wheel).
TO REMOVE TRACTOR FROM
Cut along dashed lines on all four panels of carton.
Remove end panels and lay side panels flat.
Check for any additional loose parts or cartons and
BEFORE REMOVING TRACTOR FROM
ATTACH STEERING WHEEL (See Fig. 1)
ASSEMBLE EXTENSION SHAFT AND BOOT
Slide extension shaft onto lower steering shaft.
Place tabs of steering boot over tab slots in dash and
push down to secure.
INSTALL STEERING WHEEL
Position front wheels of the tractor so they are pointing
Remove steering wheel adapter from steering wheel
and slide adapter onto steer ing shaft ex ten sion.
Position steering wheel so cross bars are hor i zon tal
(left to right) and slide inside boot and onto adapt er.
Assemble large flat washer, lock washer, hex bolt and
tighten se cure ly.
Snap steering wheel insert into center of steer ing
Remove protective materials from trac tor hood and grill.
IMPORTANT: CHECK FOR AND REMOVE ANY STAPLES IN
SKID THAT MAY PUNCTURE TIRES WHERE TRACTOR IS TO
ROLL OFF SKID.
TO CHECK BATTERY (See Fig. 2)
Lift seat to raised position.
NOTE: If this battery is put into service after month and
year indicated on label (label is located between terminals)
charge battery for minimum of one hour at 6-10 amps.
(See "BATTERY" in Maintenance section of this manual
for charging instructions).
For battery and battery cable installation see "RE-
PLACING BATTERY" in the "Service and Adjustments"
section in this manual.
INSTALL SEAT (See Figs. 3 and 4)
Remove bolt and flat washer se cur ing seat to cardboard
packing and set aside for as sem bly of seat to tractor.
Remove the cardboard packing and discard.
Connect switch to seat.
Place seat on seat pan so all three (3) bottom pads
are positioned over large slotted holes in pan.
Push down on seat to engage pads in slots and pull
seat towards rear of tractor.
Raise seat and tighten bolt securely.
Remove tape and discard.
Lower seat into operating position and sit on seat.
Press clutch/brake pedal all the way down. If operating
position is not comfortable, adjust seat.