When properly cared for, it will give you years of rugged, trouble-free performance. WARNING: To reduce the risk of injury, the user must read and understand the operator’s manual before using this product. Thank you for your purchase. TABLE OF CONTENTS . Introduction ..................................................................................................................................................................... 2 . General Safety Rules.........................................
When properly cared for, it will give you years of rugged, trouble-free performance. WARNING: To reduce the risk of injury, the user must read and understand the operator’s manual before using this product. Thank you for buying a Ryobi product. SAVE THIS MANUAL FOR FUTURE REFERENCE 2 TABLE OF CONTENTS nIntroduction2 ..nGeneral Safety Rules3 ..nSpecific Safety Rules4 ..nSymbols5-6 ....nElectrical7 nFeatures8 ....nAssembly9-11 ..nOperation11-13 nAdjustments14 ..nMaintenance15 nTroubleshooting15 ..
• Do not allow children to operate vehicle or cultivator. • Do not allow adults to operate vehicle or cultivator without proper instructions. • Do not allow anyone to ride on the cultivator. • Before lowering and operating the cultivator, be sure no one is near the area of operation. • Lower cultivator when leaving vehicle unattended. • Vehicle braking and stability may be affected with the attachment of this equipment. Drive slowly with cultivator in transport position. Stay off of steep slopes
Make sure all fasteners are in place and securely fastened. S Maintain unit according to recommended procedures. S Have all maintenance and service not explained in this manual performed by an authorized service center. S Throw away tines that are bent, warped, cracked, broken, or damaged in any other way. Replace parts that are cracked, chipped, or damaged before using the unit. S Use only recommended Poulan PRO! parts and accessories. Never use wire, wire rope, string, flailing devices, etc. S
S Hold the unit firmly with both hands. S Keep firm footing and balance. Do not overreach or stand on unstable surfaces. S Look behind and use care when backing up. S Keep all parts of your body away from the tines and muffler. S Do not force the unit. Use only for jobs explained in this manual. Use only for cultivating. Do not abuse unit. Do not use in rain or wet locations. S Use only in daylight or good artificial light. TRANSPORTING AND STORAGE S Stop powerhead before leaving work area. S Al
Removing - 5 OPERATING Using Cultivator The most common uses for a cultivator: 1. Weed control in emerging gardens: • Straddle row cultivation: By straddling the cultivator over the plant row, weeds on each side of the row of plants can be dislodged. • Between row cultivation: Using the full width of the cultivator, the space between rows of plants can be tilled to loosen the soil and dislodge weeds (a minimum space between rows of 1.27-1.40 m (50-55 in.) is required. 2. Prepare seed beds: • Scr
• Never pick up or carry a machine while the engine is running. • Stop the engine: - whenever you leave the machine and before re fu el ling. • Reduce the throttle setting during engine shut down and, if the engine is provided with a shut-off valve, turn the fuel off at the conclusion of working. MAINTENANCE AND STORAGE • Keep all nuts, bolts and screws tight to ensure the equipment is in safe working con di tion. • Never store the equipment with petrol in the tank inside a building where fumes
Sie diese verstehen, bevor Sie die Maschine in Betrieb nehmen. Manuel d’instructions Merci de lire tres attentivement le manuel d'instructions. Assurez-vous d'avoir tout compris avant d'utiliser ce tracteur. Manual de las instrucciones Por favor lea cuidadosamente y comprenda estas intrucciones an tes de usar esta maquina. Manuale di istruzioni Prima di utilizzare la macchina leggete queste istruzioni con attenzione ed accertatevi di averle comprese bene. Instructieboekje Lees deze instructies a
Prevent fires! Keep the engine free of grass, leaves, spilled oil, or fuel. Re move fuel from tank before tipping unit for maintenance. Clean muffler area of all grass, dirt, and debris. Do not touch hot muffler or cylinder fins as contact may cause burns. ENGINE LUBRICATION Use only high quality detergent oil rated with API service classification SG-SL. Select the oil’s SAE vis cos i ty grade according to your expected temperature. NOTE: Although multi-viscosity oils (5W-30, 10W-30, etc.) impro