Read and recognize safety information. Be alert to the potential for personal injury when you see this safety-alert symbol.
On your machine safety labels, the words DANGER, WARNING, and CAUTION are used with this safety-alert symbol. DANGER identifies the most serious hazards. In this manual, the word CAUTION and this symbol call attention to safety messages.
Machine Safety Labels
DANGER: To avoid injury from rotating auger and thrown objects, stay clear of machine and keep others away. Keep all shields in place. Read operator's manual.
DANGER - ROTATING BLOWER. Shut off engine before unclogging discharge chute.
CAUTION: Muffler and Adjacent areas are HOT. Do Not Touch.
The word HOT is embossed in the muffler shield.
This OPEI label on your snow thrower indicates that this model has been certified by an independent laboratory for compliance with American National Standard B-71.3-1995, "Safety Specifications" for Snowthrowers.