Husqvarna 125C Operator's Manual

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Operator's Manual
125C 125L
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  • Page 1 Operator’s Manual 125C 125L Please read the operator’s manual carefully and make sure you E E E E n n n n g g g g l l l l i i i i s s s s h h h h...
  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    EMISSION CONTROL WARRANTY STATEMENT Note the following before starting: Husqvarna AB has a policy of continuous product development and therefore reserves the right to modify the design and appearance of products without prior notice. Long- -term exposure to noise can result in permanent hearing impairment.
  • Page 3: Key To Symbols

    Wear sturdy, non- -slip boots. Only use non- -metallic, flexible cutting attachments, i.e. trimmer heads with trimmer line. KEY TO SYMBOLS Only intended for trimmer heads. Other symbols/decals on the machine refer to special certification requirements for certain markets. Stop the engine by pushing...
  • Page 4: Safety Instructions

    SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS Personal protective equipment IMPORTANT! Whenever you use a clear- ing saw, brushcutter or trimmer you must wear personal protective equipment that is approved by the authorities. Personal protective equipment does not eliminate the risk of accidents, but it can reduce the effects of an injury in the event of an acci- dent.
  • Page 5: Cutting Equipment

    See the section on “Technical data”. If an incorrect or faulty guard is fitted this can cause serious personal injury. Use of incorrectly wound trimmer line or an incorrect cutting attachment increases the level of vibration. WARNING! Overexposure to...
  • Page 6 SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS Throttle lock S Make sure the throttle control is locked at the idle setting when the throttle lock is released. S Press the throttle lock and make sure it returns to its original position when you release it. S Check that the throttle control and throttle lock move freely and that the return springs work properly.
  • Page 7 S The length of the trimmer line is also im- portant. A longer trimmer line requires greater engine power than a shorter trimmer line of the same diameter.
  • Page 8: General Safety Precautions

    S Always keep the engine on the right hand side of your body. S Hold the unit firmly with both hands. S Keep trimmer head below waist level and away from all parts of your body. Do not raise engine above your waist.
  • Page 9: Transporting And Storage

    Let the trim- mer line work at its own pace. Never press the trimmer line into the area to be cut. S The trimmer line can easily remove grass and weeds up against walls, fences, trees...
  • Page 10 S Do not allow the trimmer head to con- - stantly come into contact with the ground during normal cutting. Constant contact of this type can cause damage and wear to the trimmer head.
  • Page 11: Know Your Trimmer

    5. Shaft 6. Loop handle 7. Throttle control 8. Stop switch 9. Throttle lock 10.Cylinder cover 125L 125C 11. Starter handle 12. Fuel tank 13. Choke control 14. Air purge 15. Air filter cover 16. Handle adjustment 17. Drive disc 18.
  • Page 12: Assembly

    S Insert hex wrench (C) in the hole to lock the shaft. S Screw on the trimmer head (H) in the op- posite direction to the direction of rota- tion. S To dismantle, follow the instructions in the reverse order.
  • Page 13: Fuel Handling

    Two- -stroke oil S For great results and performance use HUSQVARNA two- -stroke oil, which is specially formulated for our two- -stroke engines. Mixture 1:50 (2%). S To maximize the life of your trimmer, you...
  • Page 14: Starting And Stopping

    Never use, for example, wire or wire rope, which can break off and become a dangerous projectile. S Check that the trimmer head and trimmer guard are not damaged or cracked. Replace the trimmer head or trimmer guard if they have been exposed to impact or are cracked.
  • Page 15: Warm Engine

    STARTING AND STOPPING Warm engine With a warm engine, squeeze and hold the throttle trigger. Pull starter rope sharply while squeezing throttle trigger until engine runs. Stopping Stop the engine by pushing and holding the stop switch in the STOP position until the engine stops.
  • Page 16: Maintenance

    Carburetor Your Husqvarna product has been designed and manufactured to specifications that re- duce harmful emissions. After the engine has used 8- -10 tanks of fuel, the engine will be run- -in.
  • Page 17: Spark Plug

    The bevel gear is filled with the right quan- tity of grease at the factory. However, be- fore using the machine you should check that the bevel gear is filled three- -quarters full with grease. Use HUSQVARNA special grease. 0.024″ (0.6 mm)
  • Page 18: Maintenance Schedule

    S Check that nuts and screws are tight. S Check that the screws that hold the bevel gear are tight. S Check that the trimmer head is tight. MAINTENANCE Weekly maintenance S Check the starter and starter cord. S Clean the carburetor area.
  • Page 19 Trimmer Head Line Loading Instructions...
  • Page 20: Technical Data Technical Data

    Tricut 300 mm J- -Handle kit (to equip unit for brush blade) *Brush blade *For safety reasons, use ONLY when the trimmer has been fitted with the J- -handle kit! TECHNICAL DATA Cutting attachment guard, part. no. 537 33 83- -03 Cutting attachment guard, part.
  • Page 21: Your Warranty Rights And Obligations

    Should an operational problem or failure occur, the product should not be used, but delivered as is to an authorized Husqvarna dealer for evaluation. Proof of purchase, as explained in Section 6, rests solely with the customer.
  • Page 22: Emission Control Warranty Statement

    Your emission control system includes parts such as the carburetor and the ignition system. Where a warrantable condition exists, HUSQVARNA will repair your small off- -road engine at no cost to you. Expenses covered under warranty include diagnosis, parts and labor.
  • Page 23 EMISSION CONTROL WARRANTY STATEMENT MAINTENANCE, REPLACEMENT AND REPAIR OF EMISSION RE- LATED PARTS: Any HUSQVARNA approved replacement part used in the performance of any warran- ty maintenance or repair on emission re- lated parts will be provided without charge to the owner if the part is under warranty.

This manual is also suitable for:

125c, 125l125l

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