SherriWrite a message
- Service for:
- I prefer guy
- I prefer to drink:
- Mulled wine
- I like to listen:
I feel terribly sorry for you, what a story of problems, I will not buy now even though most of the reviews are very good. Thank you for going to all that work to let us know. Have you found a good chipper with good service? I have not been shopping for a new chipper since having this experience.
Do not return this unit to the store! For product questions or service, CALL or go to www.
All rights reserved. T Contents Warnings Read and follow all instructions in this manual before attempting to operate this machine. Failure to comply with these instructions may result in personal injury.
When you see this symbol—heed its warning. Stop machine if anyone enters the area. Warnings T Training 1. Read, understand, and follow all instructions on the machine and in the manual before attempting to assemble and operate. Keep this manual in a safe place for future and regular reference and for ordering replacement parts. Be familiar with all controls and their proper operation.
Know how to stop the machine and disengage controls quickly. Never allow children under 18 years old to operate this machine. Use regular unleaded fuel. Without a receipt, your order will be delayed. You may also us at: customerservice gxioutdoorpower. If ing, please scan in your proof of purchase.
Refer to parts diagram and part list on 5 and 6 for part s. This will expedite the process. Preparation i. Remove all rocks, bottles, cans, or other foreign objects which could be picked up or thrown and cause personal injury or damage to the machine. Depending on your model, you may chip to your models capacity 2.
Do not put hands and feet near rotating parts or in the feeding chambers and discharge opening. Contact with the rotating impeller can amputate fingers, hands, and feet.
Shop by category
Be certain to fill the engine with gasoline and oil as instructed before operating your machine. Approximate assembly time: 15 minutes 1. Remove the chipper from its carton Remove plastic banding and cut the tape on the top of the box. Assembly T 4. Assembly T 8. Attaching the chipper discharge chute Figure 3 Place discharge chute over rectangular opening on the chipper body.
The plastic discharge chute fits on the outside of the steel chipper body. The steel liner inside the plastic discharge chute also fits outside of the steel chipper body. Attach with four 20mm long bolts with lock washers and flat washers.
No nuts required for these connections. Figure 3 9. Attaching the lower leaf funnel section. The speed is controlled by the governor, and the throttle setting should not be adjusted.
Do not attempt to adjust the speed of the engine. As with any type of power equipment, carelessness or error on the part of the operator can result in serious injury. Disconnect the spark plug wire and ground against the engine. Removing and Sharpening the Leaf Funnel Blade 1.
Remove the lower section and upper section of the funnel as a subassembly. This is done by removing three bolts with the 13mm wrenches provided in the hardware bag. During operation, if you notice any of the following symptoms, your chipper blade probably needs to be sharpened: 1. Chipper does not auto-feed 2. Chipper engine bogs down or labors 4.
Smoke issues from the drive belt 5. Spark plug wire disconnected. Fuel tank empty or stale fuel. Throttle control lever not in correct starting position.
If equipped 4. If equipped 5. Engine not primed. Blocked fuel line.
Faulty spark plug. Low oil 1. Connect wire to spark plug. Fill tank with clean, fresh gasoline.
Move throttle lever to FAST position. Engine runs erratic 1.
Spark plug wire loose. Discharge chute clogged. Stop engine immediately and disconnect spark plug wire. Clean flail screen and inside of discharge opening. Stop engine and disconnect spark plug wire.
Remove lodged object. Always run engine at full throttle. Foreign object lodged in carousel. Low engine RPM. Rate of discharge slows 1. Chipper blades are dull. W arranty repairs will be made without charge for parts and labor for the first 6 months. For product questions or serv ic e. When you call the help - line y ou will need to have the follo win g information:. Serial num ber is located next to the on off sw i tch on the engine block.
See pag e 3 for m ore detail. This man ual contains important safet y instru ctions for.