Storage Tips

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How to Safely Store Your Honda Power Equipment

Many Honda Power Equipment products may spend extended periods of time in rest, being stored until the appropriate season for use. It is important to adopt recommended storage techniques and follow proper care instructions for Honda Power Equipment, ensuring great product performance and long lasting reliability. Consult your owner’s manual to ensure your safety and proper product care when following the storage tips below.


Keep it clean and dry, free from grass, mud, snow, etc. before storing


Drain the fuel tank and carburetor before storing for long periods of time


Check and change engine oil


Thinly coat applicable areas with proper lubricant / penetrant to protect against corrosion


Always store products in the standard operation position


Keep products in an area free of excessive humidity, dirt and dust


Protect products from dust and debris with specific Honda Power Equipment covers.


If equipped, keep the battery on a tender

For more specific tips on how you can safely store your Honda Power Equipment products, please refer to your owner’s manual or contact an authorized Honda Power Equipment retailer.

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