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Model: 298XP

MANUFACTURED BY:
HUSQVARNA VAPENFABRIKS AB
HUSKVARNA, SWEDEN
SERIES OR ASSEMBLY NUMBER:
YEAR INTRODUCED:
1986
YEAR DISCONTINUED:
1987
ENGINE DISPLACEMENT:
99 ccm (6.0 cu. in.)
NUMBER OF CYLINDERS:
1
CYLINDER BORE:
56 mm (2.2 in.)
PISTON STROKE:
40 mm (1.57 in.)
PISTON RING THICKNESS:
CYLINDER TYPE:
Aluminum with Chrome plated bore
INTAKE METHOD:
Piston ported
MANUFACTURER ADVERTISED H.P.:
not advertised
WEIGHT:
8.2 kg (18.1 lbs.) powerhead only
OPERATOR CONFIGURATION:
One Man operation
HANDLEBAR SYSTEM:
Anti-vibration
CHAIN BRAKE:
Mechanical
CLUTCH:
Centrifugal
DRIVE TYPE:
Direct
CONSTRUCTION:
Die cast Magnesium, injection molded Polymer
MAGNETO TYPE:
Electronic
CARBURETOR:
Tillotson HS-136E
MAJOR REPAIR KIT:
RK-23HS
MINOR REPAIR KIT:
DG-5HS/T
AIR FILTER SYSTEM:
Nylon mesh cartridge
STARTER TYPE:
Automatic rewind
OIL PUMP:
Automatic, gear driven, adjustable
MAXIMUM ENGINE RPM:
8,500 under load, 12,500 free
IDLE RPM:
2,500
IGNITION TIMING:
Align mark on stator plate with mark on crankcase
BREAKER POINT SETTING:
none
FLYWHEEL/COIL AIR GAP:
0.3 mm (0.012 in.)
SPARK PLUG TYPE:
Bosch WS7F
SPARK PLUG GAP:
0.51 mm (0.020 in.)
CRANKSHAFT MAIN BEARINGS:
Ball
FUEL TANK CAPACITY:
700 ml (1.48 pints)
FUEL OIL RATIO:
50:1
RECOMMENDED FUEL OCTANE:
Regular grade
MIX OIL SPECIFICATION:
Husqvarna mix oil
CHAIN PITCH:
3/8 in.
CHAIN TYPE:
BAR MOUNT PATTERN:
17 link
SHORTEST GUIDE BAR SUPPLIED:
46 cm (18 in.)
LONGEST GUIDE BAR SUPPLIED:
91.4 cm (36 in.)
COLOUR SCHEME:
Husqvarna Orange
PAINT CODES:
ILLUSTRATED PARTS LIST:
SERVICE MANUAL:

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