Open the access door on the left side of the machine. The battery disconnect switch is located in the engine compartment.
|Disconnect Switch ON - To activate the electrical system, insert the key for the battery disconnect switch and turn the key clockwise. The key for the battery disconnect switch must be turned to the ON position before you start the engine.
|Disconnect Switch OFF - To deactivate the electrical system, turn the key for the battery disconnect switch counterclockwise to the OFF position.
The battery disconnect switch and the start switch perform different functions. To disable the entire electrical system, turn off the battery disconnect switch. When you turn off the engine start switch, the battery remains connected to the electrical system.
Turn off the battery disconnect switch and remove the key when you service the electrical system or any other machine components and when the machine will not be used for an extended period of a month or more. This will prevent drainage of the battery.