Figure 2-4. Starting Procedures
2-9. OPERATING PROCEDURES
STARTING (Refer to Figure 2-4)
The volute must be filled with water/fuel before starting.
Verify that Preparation For Use Procedures listed in paragraph 2-8 have been performed.
Set fuel cock (1) to open position (6 oclock) by turning handle to the downward position.
Loosen engine speed control lever knob and move engine speed control lever (2) to the START
(downward) position. Tighten knob to hold in start position.
Slowly pull out starting handle (3) until you feel resistance, and then return it to the initial position.
Push the decompression lever down (4) and release. It will return automatically to the normal posi-
tion (12 oclock) when the recoil starter is pulled.