WORLDWIDE COMMERCIAL & CONSUMER
LTR155, LTR166 and LTR180
OMTM1768 FEBRUARY 2002
Litho in U.S.A.
Briggs & Stratton Engine
Power Train (Hydrostatic)
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RECOGNIZE SAFETY INFORMATION
This is the safety-alert symbol. When you see this sym-
bol on your machine or in this manual, be alert to the po-
tential for personal injury.
Follow recommended precautions and safe servicing
UNDERSTAND SIGNAL WORDS
A signal word—DANGER, WARNING, or CAUTION—is
used with the safety-alert symbol. DANGER identifies
the most serious hazards.
• DANGER identifies the most serious hazards.
Danger or Warning safety signs are located near
• CAUTION safety signs are used where general
precautions should be used. CAUTION also calls
attention to safety messages in this manual.
REPLACE SAFETY SIGNS
Replace missing or damaged safety signs. See the ma-
chine operator’s manual for correct safety sign place-
HANDLE FLUIDS SAFELY-AVOID
BE PREPARED FOR EMERGENCIES
When you work around fuel, do not smoke or work near
heaters or other fire hazards.
Store flammable fluids away from fire hazards. Do not
incinerate or puncture pressurized containers.
Make sure machine is clean of trash, grease, and de-
Do not store oily rags; they can ignite and burn sponta-
Be prepared if a fire starts.
Keep a first aid kit and fire extinguisher handy.
Keep emergency numbers for doctors, ambulance ser-
vice, hospital, and fire department near your telephone.
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USE CARE IN HANDLING AND
PREVENT BATTERY EXPLOSIONS
• Keep sparks, lighted matches, and open flame
away from the top of battery. Battery gas can
• Never check battery charge by placing a metal
object across the posts. Use a volt-meter or
• Do not charge a frozen battery; it may explode.