The operation of any lawn
mower can result in foreign
objectsthrown into the eyes,
glasses or eye shieldswhile operating your
lawn moweror performingany adjustments
or repairs.Werecommenda standardsafety
glasses or wide vision safety mask worn
HOW TO USE
Engine speed was set at the factory for
It is not adjustable.
Over time, the drive control system may
become "loose", resulting in decreased
There is a turnbuckle
on the drive
control housing to increase tension on the
Proceed as follows:
1. Turn unit off and disconnect
wire from spark plug.
on drive control to
increase drive speed.
3. Operate mower to test drive speed.
Readjust as required.
If condition fails to improve after the
above steps (forward speed remains
the same), your drive belt is worn and
should be replaced.
ENGINE ZONE CONTROL
an engine control to be installed on this
lawn mower in order to minimize the risk
of blade contact injury. Do not under
attempt to defeat the
function of the operator control. The blade
turns when the engine is running.
• Your lawn mower is equipped with an
operator presence control bar which
requires the operator to be positioned
behind the lawn mower handle to start
and operate the lawn mower.
the operator presence control bar down
to the handle and pulling either drive
control lever rearward to the handle.
The further toward the handle a lever is
pulled, the faster the unit will travel.
• Forward motion will stop when either
the operator presence control bar or a
drive control lever are released. To stop
forward motion without stopping engine,
release a drive control lever only. Hold
operator presence control bar down
against handle to continue mowing
NOTE: If after releasing the drive control
the mower will not roll backwards,
the mower forward slightly to disengage
Operator presence control bar
TO ADJUST CUTTING
Raise wheels for low cut and lower wheels
for high cut, adjust cutting height to suit
Medium position is
best for most lawns.
• To change cutting height, pull up on
adjuster lever, move wheel up or down
to suit your requirements
adjuster lever. Be sure all wheels are in
the same setting.
NOTE: Adjuster is properly positioned
when lever inserts into hole in plate.
TO LOWER MOWER