The maintenance schedule applies to normal operating conditions. Black exhaust smoke or high fuel consumption. Wait untill the engine is cool. If the fuse burns out, the electric starter will not operate. However, to avoid the inconvenience of an unexpected shutdown, always check the engine oil level before startup. The following steps will help to keep rust and corrosion from impairing your engine's function and appearance, and will make the engine to start easier when you use it again. Allow the radiator to cool before servicing.
If the engine fails to start within 5 seconds, release the key, and wait at least 10 seconds before operating the starter again. Using the wrong filter, or a non-Honda filter which is not of equivalent quality, may cause engine damage. A short circuit, will or a battery connected with reverse polarity, trip the circuit breaker. Be careful not to connect the battery in reverse polarity, as this will short circuit the battery charging system. Mix the antifreeze with low-mineral drinking water or distilled water. Without pressing down on the cap, turn it counterclockwise untill it stops.
To meet clean air standards, some areas of the United States and Canada use oxygenated fuels to help reduce emissions. If you use an oxygenated fuel, be sure is unleaded and meets the minimum octane rating requirement. Insert and remove the dipstick without screwing it into the filler neck. Tilting can cause fuel or oil leakage. Check the filter elements to be sure they are clean and in good condition. These labels are considered permanent parts of your engine.
You may order them from your Honda engine dealer. Removing the radiator cap or drain plug while the engine is hot can cause the coolant to spray out, seriously scalding you. Running the engine with persistent spark knock or pinging can cause engine damage. Operation at an altitude that differs from that at which this engine was certified, for extended periods of time, may increase emissions. Take engine to an Carburetor malfunction, Replace or repair authorized Honda ignition malfunction, faulty components as servicing dealer, or valves stuck, etc.
These gasolines are collectively referred to as oxygenated fuels. Some engine applications use remotely-mounted control rather than the engine-mounted control lever shown here. Using the electric starter for more than 5 seconds at a time will overheat the starter motor and can damage it. Pour a tablespoon 5-10 cc of clean engine oil into the cylinders. With the engine and exhaust system cool, cover the engine to keep out dust. If you operate your engine under unusual conditions, such as sustained.
Refer to Honda shop manual for service procedures. Change the engine oil see page 26. Check local laws and regulations. Shop Manual This manual covers complete maintenance and overhaul procedures. Remove the four 6 m m flange bolts from the radiator screen, and remove the screen. Disconnect the spark plug caps, and remove any the spark plug area. Coolant must then be added to the radiator and the reserve tank.
For engine speed recommendations, refer to the instructions provided with the equipment powered by this engine. Disconnect the fuel line to the engine, and drain the fuel tank into an approved gasoline container. If the fuse burns out frequently, take the engine to a servicing Honda dealer for repair. Tampering and Altering Tampering with or altering the emission control system may increase emissions beyond the legal limit. Breathing it can cause unconsciousness and even kill you.
Take engine to an Carburetor Replace or repair malfunction, ignition authorized Honda faulty components servicing dealer, or malfunction, valves as necessary. A hot engine and exhaust system can burn you and can ignite some materials. The green indicator inside the circuit breaker will pop out to show that the circuit breaker has switched off. And using this engine safely is an important responsibility. A very rich mixture will also foul the spark plugs and cause hard starting. This will allow air to escape when filling the cooling system. To help you make informed decisions about safety, w e have provided operating procedures and other information on labels and in this manual.