10 simple steps: Grass Trimmer Checklist

Grass Trimmer Checklist

Print this off, put it up in your shed or garage and use it. You’ll be happy you did.

BEFORE PUTTING THE TRIMMER AWAY, I…

  1. REMOVED DEBRIS FROM THE ENGINE AREA AND DEBRIS SHIELD
  2. DISCONNECTED THE SPARK PLUG AND EXAMINED THE TRIMMER HEAD FOR CRACKING AND WEAR.
  3. REPLACED TRIMMER LINE IF NEEDED
  4. CHECKED EXPOSED WIRING FOR CRACKS AND WORN SPOTS
  5. CHECKED FUEL LINES FOR BRITTLENESS, BREAKAGE OR LEAKING
  6. CHECKED PRIMER BULB FOR BRITTLENESS, BREAKAGE OR LEAKING
  7. CHECKED, CLEANED OR REPLACED AIR FILTER
  8. CHECKED, CLEANED OR REPLACED FUEL FILTER
  9. FILLED TANK WITH NON-ETHANOL GASOLINE WITH PRE-MIX OIL
  10. STORED THE UNIT SAFELY

– Bill

 

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Bill Brown

Bill Brown

Bill is the head of content creation for the LawnMowerPros Blog and DIY section. He’s been in the Outdoor Power Equipment Industry for years and he’s still learning new things everyday. You can often find him creating featured articles, DIY guides, videos, graphics and much more.