AUGER GEAR CASE
Oil will drain more freely when warm.
Catch oil in a suitable container.
The gear case was filled with lubricant to the proper
level at the factory. The only time the lubricant needs
attention is if service has been performed on the gear
NOTE: The left side wheel may be removed from snow
thrower for easier access to the oil drain plug and place-
ment of a suitable container. The unit tilted, resting on the
frame with the left wheel removed, will help drain any oil
trapped inside the engine. (See “TO REMOVE WHEELS”
in the Service and Adjustments section of this manual).
If lubricant is required, use only Ronex ED #1
TRACTION DRIVE SYSTEM
Remove safety ignition key and disconnect spark plug
wire from spark plug. Place wire where it cannot come
in contact with spark plug.
DO NOT lubricate the drive components inside the snow
thrower. The sprockets, hex shafts, drive disc and friction
wheel require no lubrication. The bearings and bushings
are lifetime lubricated and require no maintenance.
2. Clean area around drain plug.
5. Wipe off any spilled oil from snow thrower and engine.
Remove drain plug and drain oil in a suitable container.
Install drain plug and tighten securely.
nents can cause contamination of the friction
wheel and damage to the drive system of your
Install left wheel (if removed for draining oil). Be sure to
install klik pin into proper hole in wheel axle (See “TO
REMOVE WHEELS” in the Service and Adjustments
section of this manual).
Remove oil fill cap/dipstick. Be careful not to allow dirt
to enter the engine.
Refill engine with oil through oil dipstick tube. Pour
slowly. Do not overfill. For approximate capacity see
See engine manual.
Use only high quality detergent oil rated with API service
classification SG–SL. Select the oil's SAE viscosity grade
according to your expected operating temperature.
Use gauge on oil fill cap/dipstick for checking level.
Be sure dipstick cap is tightened securely for accurate
reading. Keep oil at “FULL” line on dipstick.
Wipe off any spilled oil.
Inspect and replace corroded muffler as it could create a
fire hazard and/or damage.
plug type and gap setting are shown in the “PRODUCT
SPECIFICATIONS” section of this manual.
NOTE: Although multi-viscosity oils (5W30, 10W30 etc.)
improve starting in cold weather, these multi-viscosity oils
will result in increased oil consumption when used above
Check your engine oil level more frequently to avoid
IMPORTANT: For best performance, keep snow thrower
housing free of any dirt or trash. Clean the outside of your
snow thrower after each use.
possible engine damage from running low on oil.
after each five (5) hours of continuous use. Tighten oil fill
cap / dipstick securely each time you check the oil level.
and disconnect spark plug wire from
spark plug. Place wire where it cannot
come in contact with spark plug.
TO CHANGE ENGINE OIL
Determine temperature range anticipated before next oil
Be sure snow thrower is on level surface.
We do not recommend using a garden hose to clean
and carburetor are covered to keep water out. Water
in engine can result in shortened engine life.
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