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Cutting Techniques - Electrolux Supreme 300L Instruction Manual

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L4. Spark plug
Periodically (at least every 50 hours) remove
and clean the spark plug and set the space
between the electrodes (0.5/0.6 mm). Replace it
if excessively encrusted or, in any case, after
100 working hours. In case of excessive
encrustation check the carburetor adjustment,
the percentage of oil in the fuel mixture and
make sure the oil is of excellent quality and
suitable for two-stroke engines.
L5. Fuel filter
To clean or replace the filter, remove the cap on
the tank and take the filter out using a hook or
long-nose pliers. Periodically, every season,
contact your service center for general
CAUTION! Use only the
recommended type of nylon string.
Do not use steel wires for any
reason, in order to prevent serious
injury.
M1. String replacement
If, when you bump the nylon string head on the
ground, no more string comes out, it means
there is none left and you have to replace it. To
replace the reel of string, press both the release
pawls indicated by the arrows, remove the empty
reel (fig. M2), unroll any string left and rewind the
new string.
M3. Rewinding the new string
Open the original package of string and insert
the ends of the two strings in the eyelets on the
reel, then wind the strings completely on the reel
in the same direction and fasten the end of each
string in the 2 opposite grooves.
CAUTION! Before using the machine
read the following chapters
carefully: "Safety Precautions" and
"Description of safety devices".
CAUTION! Always wear the
recommended personal protection
gear.
CAUTION! Before using the
machine, make sure all the parts are
properly assembled.
maintenance and cleaning of the inside. This will
reduce the possibility of unexpected problems
and will ensure the good performance and long
life of your machine.
M. Replacement of nylon string
M4. Reassembly
• Replace the reel in its housing and thread the
• Pull each string so that about 15 cm comes out
• Reassemble the nylon string head as shown
Start the machine and repeat the procedures
described in the section "Supply of nylon string".
Replacement of entire string reel
If the reel becomes excessively worn, replace it
with a whole new reel.
Replacement of the complete nylon string
head
If upon visual inspection (and in any case after a
violent bump) the casing on the nylon string
head appears damaged, it should be replaced.
For this operation see "Usable cutting tools and
their installation on the machine".
N. Cutting techniques
CAUTION! Regularly it is important,
in order to prevent the engine from
overheating, to remove the dust and
dirt from the vents, the cylinder
cover and fins on the cylinder, using
a wooden scraper.
CAUTION! In case of prolonged
disuse, empty the fuel tank and run
the engine until it is out of gas. Store
the brush cutter in a dry place.
ends of the strings in their bushings.
on each side
(fig. M5).
CAUTION! In mounting the cutting
utensils follow the instructions in the
chapter entitled "Usable cutting
tools and their installation on the
machine". ABSOLUTELY DO NOT
USE THE BRUSH CUTTER IF THE
SPECIFIC SAFETY GUARD FOR THE
CUTTING DEVICE IN USE IS NOT
SECURELY FASTENED (see chapter
"Assembly of safety guards").
Failure to follow this rule can expose
you to serious danger such as:
a) possible contact with rotating and
cutting parts
b) possible contact with flying
debris.
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