STIHL HS 85 Hedge Trimmer Owners Manual

English / USA
Pull the starter grip slowly with your
At very low outside temperatures:
Allow engine to warm up.
Move the slide control to O
Open the throttle wide.
Crank the engine several times with
the starter to clear the combustion
right hand until you feel it engage
and then give it a brisk strong pull.
Do not pull out the starter rope all
the way - it might otherwise break.
As soon as the engine runs:
Blip the throttle trigger so that the
slide control moves to # and the
engine settles down to idling speed.
Do not let the starter grip snap back.
Guide it slowly back into the housing
so that it can rewind properly.
When engine begins to fire:
Move choke lever to e  and
continue cranking.
As soon as engine runs,
immediately blip the throttle trigger
so that the slide control moves to #
and the engine settles down to idling
Refit the spark plug and connect the
boot - push it down firmly.
Open the throttle slightly – warm up
engine for short period.
Move the slide control to #
If the engine does not start:
Set the choke lever to
even if the engine is cold.
Now start the engine.
If you did not move the choke
lever to e quickly enough after
the engine began to fire, the
combustion chamber has flooded.
Fuel tank run until dry and then
Move the blade lock lever to z
To stop the engine:
Move slide control to O
Pull off the spark plug boot (7).
Unscrew and dry off the spark plug.
Press the fuel pump bulb (5) at least
five times - even if bulb is filled with
Now start the engine.
HS 85
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CategoriesHedge Trimmer Manuals, STIHL Hedge Trimmer Manuals, Trimmer Manuals
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- 62 pages
LanguageEnglish, Español
Product BrandSTIHL. Stihl Inc, USA - Corporate phone: (757) 486-9100. International Support Information: Email:, Trimmer
Document File TypePDF
Wikipedia's PageStihl
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