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Course Outline

First, consult your owner’s manual for proper operating instructions.

  • Point the OHV in a safe direction, or ensure it is in a safe position to start.
  • Put the transmission in neutral or park.
  • Set the parking brake (if so equipped).
  • Turn on the fuel valve (where applicable).
  • Make sure that the engine stop switch is in the “run” or “on” position.
  • If equipped with a choke, turn it to the “on” position if the engine is cold.
  • Start the engine.

After the engine is warmed up:

  • Apply the hand brake.
  • Release the parking brake.
  • Shift into gear.
  • Release the hand brake, and apply the throttle slowly.
Engine stop switch labeled
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