John Deere

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OM MT7379

Issue A6

Walk-Behind Greensmower

180B, 220B, 260B PIN(010001-)

OPERATOR’S MANUAL

Export Version

Litho in U.S.A.

Introduction

Thank You for Purchasing a John Deere Product
Using Your Operator’s Manual
Machine Use
Special Messages

Product Identification

Record Identification Numbers

Safety Labels

Pictorial Safety Signs
Danger
Caution
Warning
Warning
CE Certification, Specification and Sound Label

Safety

Training
Preparation
Operation
Maintenance and Storage
Checking Mowing Area
Avoid Injury From Contacting Blades
Rotating Blades are Dangerous - Protect Children and Prevent Accidents
Wear Appropriate Clothing
Prevent Fires
Handling Fuel Safely
Handling Waste Product and Chemicals

Operating

Daily Operating Checklist
Engine Controls
Adjusting Handlebar
Using Run Switch
Using Operator Presence Bail
Using Travel Clutch Lever (Forward Travel)
Using Park Brake Lever
Using Throttle Lever
Using Choke Lever
Using Fuel Shut-Off Valve
Using Reel Clutch Handle
Using Greens Tender Conditioner (GTC) Handle
Starting The Engine
Stopping The Engine
Testing Safety Systems
Testing Park Brake
Testing Run Switch
Testing Operator Presence Bail
Transporting Machine on Trailer

Operating - Cutting Units

Cleaning Cutting Unit
Adjusting Bed Knife-To-Reel
Adjusting Cutting Height
Adjusting Drive Roller Parallel with Bed Knife
Operating Greens Tender Conditioner (GTC) Or Rotary Brush
Adjusting Greens Tender Conditioner (GTC) Or Rotary Brush

Replacement Parts

Service Literature
Parts
Part Numbers

Service Intervals

Servicing Your Machine
Break-in - After 5 Hours
Break-in - After First 20 Hours
Break-in - After 50 Hours
Daily
Every 50 Hours
Every 100 Hours
Every 300 Hours
Yearly or every 500 Hours

Service Lubrication

Grease
Transmission Oil
Lubricating Rotary Brush Or GTC (Greens Tender Conditioner)
Lubricating Reel
Lubricating Input Drives
Lubricating Front Roller
Lubricating Drive Roller
Checking and Filling Gear Case
Lubricating Knife Shoe Pivot Bolt
Lubricating Drive Control Linkage
Lubricating Operator Presence Pawl And Cam
Lubricate Adjusting Knobs

Service Engine

Engine Warranty Maintenance Statement
Avoid Fumes
Engine Oil
Filling Fuel Tank
Adjusting Throttle Lever Location
Adjusting Throttle Lever Tension
Cleaning Air Cleaner
Cleaning Fuel Sediment Bowl
Checking Engine Oil Level
Changing Engine Oil
Cleaning Spark Plug And Adjusting Electrode Gap
Adjusting Carburetor

Service - Cutting Units

Backlapping
Removing And Installing Bed Knife And Shoe
Grinding the Bed Knife
Adjusting Reel Or Roller Drive Chains
Adjusting Brake
Adjusting Reel Shield
Checking Tire Pressure (Transport Wheels)

Service - Belts

Removing Drive Belts
Installing Belts
Drive Belt Tension Check and Adjustment
Adjusting Belt Guide
Adjusting Operator Presence Bail

Troubleshooting

Using Troubleshooting Chart
Engine
Mower

Storage

Storing Safety
Preparing Machine for Storage
Preparing Fuel and Engine For Storage
Removing Machine From Storage

Assembly

Attach Handlebar
Install Brake And Travel Clutch Cables
Install Throttle Cable
Install Run Switch Cable
Install Front Roller
Check Fluid Levels
Drive Belt Tension Check and Adjustment
Adjusting Brake
Engine Break-In
Optional Equipment
Check Machine Safety System

Specifications

Engine
Capacities
Travel Speeds
Tire Dimensions
Dimensions
Cutting Unit
Miscellaneous
Recommended Lubricants
Fast Idle Engine Speed
Speed of Rotation of the Cutting Device
Sound Measurements
Vibration Measurements

Declaration of Conformity

180B, 220B and 260B Walk-Behind Greensmower

Service Statement

John Deere Parts
The Right Tools
Well-Trained Technicians
Prompt Service

Service Record

Record Service Dates