Operator’s manual (EPA) 323HD60 325HD60 X-SERIES 325HD75 X-SERIES Please read the operator’s manual carefully and make sure you E E E E n n n n g g g g l l l l i i i i s s s s h h h h understand the instructions before using the machine.
Symbols WARNING! Incorrect or careless use of a hedge trimmer can turn it into a dangerous tool that can cause serious or even fatal injury. It is extremely important that you read and understand the contents of this operator’s manual.
YOUR WARRANTY RIGHTS AND OBLIGATIONS ... CONTENTS Note the following before starting: Husqvarna AB has a policy of continuous product development and therefore reserves the right to modify the design and appearance of products without prior notice. Long-term exposure to noise can result in permanent hearing impairment.
SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS Personal protective equipment IMPORTANT! Whenever you use the hedge trimmer you must use personal protective equipment that is approved by the authorities. Personal protective equipment does not eliminate the risk of injury, but it can reduce the degree of injury in the event of an accident.
SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS Hand guard The hand guard prevents hands from coming into contact with the moving blades, for example, if the operator loses grip on the front handle. Vibration damping system Your machine is equipped with a vibration damping system that is designed to minimise vibration and make operation easier.
Check that the throttle control and throttle lock move freely and that the return springs work properly. • See instructions under the heading Start. Start the hedge trimmer and apply full throttle. Release the throttle trigger and check that the blades stop and remain stationary. If 6 – English the blades move when the throttle trigger is in the idle position then the carburettor idle setting must be adjusted.
SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS Mufﬂer • Never use a machine that has a faulty mufﬂer. • Regularly check that the mufﬂer is securely attached to the machine. • If the mufﬂer on your machine is ﬁtted with a spark arrestor mesh this must be cleaned regularly. A blocked mesh will cause the engine to overheat and may lead to serious damage.
SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS General safety precautions IMPORTANT! The machine is only designed for cutting branches and twigs. Never use the machine if you are tired, if you have drunk alcohol, or if you are taking medication that could affect your vision, your judgement or your co-ordination. Wear personal protective equipment.
SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS Safety instructions when using the hedge trimmer WARNING! The machine can cause serious personal injury. Read the safety instructions carefully. Learn how to use the machine. WARNING! Cutting tool. Do not touch the tool without ﬁrst switching off the engine.
English Basic working techniques (325HD60, 325HD75) • The hedge trimmer’s rear handle can be set in three positions by pulling out the catch. See ﬁgure. When the handle is adjusted the hedge trimmer should be idling or not running. •...
What is what? 1 Operator’s manual (EPA) 2 Grease ﬁller cap 3 Gear housing 4 Blades 5 Cutter guard 6 Front handle 7 Cylinder cover 8 Starter handle 9 Stop switch 10 Throttle lock 11 Adjustable handle 12 Throttle control WHAT IS WHAT? 13 Lock for handle (325HD60, 325HD75) 14 Fuel tank...
12 – English FUEL HANDLING Two-stroke oil • For best results and performance use HUSQVARNA two- stroke oil, which is specially formulated for our two-stroke engines. Mixture 1:50 (2%). • Never use two-stroke oil intended for water-cooled outboard engines, sometimes referred to as outboard oil.
Fuelling WARNING! Taking the following precautions, will lessen the risk of ﬁre: Do not smoke or place hot objects near fuel. Always shut off the engine before refuelling. Always stop the engine and let it cool for a few minutes before refuelling. When refuelling, open the fuel cap slowly so that any excess pressure is released gently.
STARTING AND STOPPING Check before starting • Inspect the working area. Remove any objects that could be thrown out. • Check the cutting attachment. Never use blades that are dull, cracked or damaged. • Check that the machine is in perfect working order. Check that all nuts and screws are tight.
STARTING AND STOPPING Warm engine Ignition: Set the stop switch to the start position. Choke: Set the choke control in the choke position and then back to its original position (B). This only engages the start throttle setting without any choke. Air purge: Press the air purge diaphragm repeatedly until fuel begins to ﬁll the diaphragm.
Carburettor Your Husqvarna product has been designed and manufactured to speciﬁcations that reduce harmful emissions. After the engine has used 8-10 tanks of fuel the engine will be run-in. To ensure that it continues to run at peak performance and to minimise harmful exhaust emissions...
Fine adjustment of the idle speed T Adjust the idle speed with the idle adjustment screw T, if adjustment is necessary. First turn the idle adjustment screw T clockwise until the blades start to move. Then turn the idle adjustment screw T anticlockwise until the blades stop. The idle speed is correctly adjusted when the engine runs smoothly in every position.
Mufﬂer CAUTION! Some mufﬂers are ﬁtted with a catalytic converter. See chapter on Technical data to see whether your machine is ﬁtted with a catalytic converter. The mufﬂer is designed to reduce the noise level and to direct the exhaust gases away from the operator. The exhaust gases are hot and can contain sparks, which may cause ﬁre if directed against dry and combustible material.
See instructions under the heading Oiling the air ﬁlter. Oiling the air ﬁlter Always use HUSQVARNA ﬁlter oil, art. no. 503 47 73-01. The ﬁlter oil contains a solvent to make it spread evenly through the ﬁlter. You should therefore avoid skin contact.
Maintenance schedule Below you will ﬁnd some general maintenance instructions. If you need further information please contact your service workshop. Daily maintenance • Check throttle trigger and throttle trigger lockout function. • Check that the stop switch works. • Check that the blades do not move when the engine is idling or when the choke is in the start throttle position.
Monthly maintenance • Clean the fuel tank. • Clean the outside of the carburettor and the space around • Clean the fan and the area around it. • Check fuel hose for cracks or other damage. Change if necessary. • Change the fuel ﬁlter in fuel tank.
Technical data Technical data Engine Cylinder volume, cu.in/cm Cylinder bore, inch/mm Stroke, inch/mm Idle speed, rpm Recommended max. speed, rpm Max. engine output, acc. to ISO 8893 Catalytic converter mufﬂer Speed-regulated ignition system Ignition system Manufacturer/type of ignition system Spark plug Electrode gap, inch/mm Fuel and lubrication system Manufacturer/type of carburettor...
The warranty period begins on the date small nonroad engine is delivered. LENGTH OF COVERAGE Husqvarna Forest & Garden warrants to the initial owner and each subsequent purchaser that the engine is free from defects in materials and workmanship which cause the failure of a warranted part for a period of two years.
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