Reduced-Emission Engine Technology, Caring for Nature - The STIHL Inc. “Caring for Nature” seal identifies its powered products that are more environmentally conscious, producing zero or low exhaust emissions. STIHL Inc. defines “low exhaust emissions” as being cleaner than EPA and/or CARB exhaust emission standards.
Compact Design - The folding handles and front hand grip make the YARD BOSS® compact and easy to transport and store.
STIHL Easy2Start™ - The STIHL Easy2Start™ system makes starting STIHL outdoor power tools almost effortless, eliminating the need for a strong pull of the starting cord. This advanced starting system is designed to make starting STIHL products fast and easy. The specific system may vary by model, but in each case, a quick pull overcomes the engine’s compression to minimize the strength and effort required to start. Available on selected products.
Multi-Tasking Tool - Switch between any of the eight YARD BOSS® optional attachments quickly.
Multi-Function Control Handle - Having easy access to all of the controls on one comfortable handle makes it easy to complete tasks so the operator’s hand never has to leave the handle.
Protected Spark Plug Cover - The spark plug cap is integrated in the equipment’s housing, so the spark plug remains protected while still being easy to change.
Built in the USA - Indicates products that are built in the United States from domestic and foreign parts and components.
Purge Pump Primer - A small fuel pump delivers fuel to the carburetor when pushed, reducing the number of starting strokes required following extended breaks in operation.