Lawn Mower30/05/2024

How to fill the fuel in a lawn mower

In this article you will find out important fuel characteristics as well as how to fill your Husqvarna lawn mower with petrol.

Before starting your lawn mower, make sure that there is fuel in the product.

Lawn mower fuel characteristics

  • Fuel needs to be fresh.
  • Use a correct type of fuel for your specific lawn mower; you can find this information in the product’s operator’s manual.
  • Do not use fuel with an octane number less than 90 RON (87 AKI). This can cause damage to the product.

How to fill a lawn mower with fuel

WARNING: Make sure the product is cool before putting fuel into the product.

  1. Open the fuel tank cap slowly to release the pressure.
  2. Fill slowly using a fuel can. Use a funnel or a special cannister. If you spill fuel, remove it with a cloth and let the rest dry off.
  3. Clean the area around the fuel tank cap.
  4. Tighten the fuel tank cap fully. If the fuel tank cap is not tightened fully, there is a risk of fire.
  5. Move the product a minimum of 3 m (10 ft) from the position where you filled the tank before you start.

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