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Starting 15HP Wood Chipper with Electric Start (Cold or Warm)

If you’re starting the 15HP Wood Chipper with the electric start while the engine is cold, be sure to set the choke level to full choke. When you start the engine you should then let it run at low throttle for around 30 seconds before you begin to slowly increase the throttle level. If you’re […]

Chipper Belts are turned over

The belts turning or moving out of place means that the pulleys are out of alignment. Check the lower to upper pulley using a spirit level if possible. You can easily move over the engine by loosening the 4 bolts.

The engine is smoking – 15HP Wood Chipper

In the event that your wood chipper engine is producing smoke, please follow this checklist: Check the oil level and adjust as needed. Check the air filter and clean or replace if needed. You may be using the wrong oil – too light for the temperature. We recommend reading the Engine Owner’s manual for more […]

The engine lacks power or is not running smoothly – 15HP Chipper

In the event that your wood chipper won’t start, please follow this checklist: Check that the Throttle Lever is in the ‘RUN’ position Is the air filter clean? If it’s dirty, change it by following the instructions provided in the engine manufacturer’s owner’s manual. Is the spark plug clean? If it’s fouled or cracked, change […]

The Engine Won’t Start – 15HP Wood Chipper

In the event that your wood chipper won’t start, please follow this checklist: Is the ignition switch in the ‘ON’ position? Is the fuel shut-off valve on? Are you using fresh, clean fuel? If the fuel is old, change it. Use a fuel stabilizer if you keep fuel longer than 30 days. Is the spark […]

How to adjust the tension of wood chipper belts

The tension of the belts should be checked before each use. Additionally, when the machine is new or after the belts have been replaced, the tension should be checked after the first 15 minutes of use as the belts will stretch. To adjust the tension loosen the four mounting bolts that secure the engine plate […]

Checklist for your Wood Chipper

You should perform regular maintenance checks on your wood chipper. This is the best way to ensure optimal performance and long life of your machine. First Time Use Ensure that you check the tension of the belts before first time use. You should then run the chipper for no longer than 10 to 15 minutes […]

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