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Husqvarna HU700F self propelled mower

 
Approximate retail price:
$330
Summary: This Husqvarna 22-inch, self-propelled mower has multiple speeds and front-wheel drive. It has a premium engine and high rear wheels.
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Type: Gas multiple speeds self-propelled mower
About - Husqvarna HU700F

The Husqvarna HU700F is part of the lawn mower & tractor test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, self propelled mower models like the HU700F are rated on multiple criteria, such as those listed below.


Mulching:
Reflects a combination of evenness, which is how close the mowers came to even, carpet-like mowing, and how completely the mower distributed its clippings over the lawn's surface.

Bagging:
Denotes a combination of evenness, which is how close the mowers came to even, carpet-like mowing, and how much clippings the bag held before it filled or the chute clogged.

Side discharging:
A combination of evenness, which is how close the mowers came to even, carpet-like mowing, and how evenly clippings were dispersed from the side-discharge chute.
About This Brand

Husqvarna makes mowers, tractors, and zero turn riders for the consumer and the commercial market. Husqvarna has a large dealer base, and Sears and Lowe's carry the brand. Husqvarna lawn tractors are fully featured and have deck widths in the popular 42- to 54-inch range. Most models have hydrostatic-drive systems and Briggs & Stratton engines.

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Features & Specs - Husqvarna HU700F
info Forward speeds Variable
info Drive wheels front
info Deck size (in.) 22
info Engine size 160
info Engine manufacturer Honda
info Electric start No
info Blade brake clutch No
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User Reviews - Husqvarna HU700F
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4.0
Always starts at first try.
7/24/2015
Pros
Adjustable Cut-Lengths
Easy to Push & Steer
Cons
Change Belt Yearly
Best Uses
Large Lawns
Comment:
Convenient for use in lawns with hills.
How long have you owned it:
More than six months
Bottom Line
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend.
 
2.0
wheels
6/17/2015
Pros
Cons
Best Uses
Small Lawns
Comment:
front wheel striped out cause of plastic gears on wheel at 50.00$ a pair <br />I can buy a new mower in 6 years
How long have you owned it:
Three-to-six months
Bottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.
 
1.0
Plastic drive lever broke, can't replace
4/21/2015
Pros
Cons
Heavy
Requires Constant Maintenance
Best Uses
Small Lawns
Comment:
The handlebar is not round so it cuts into your hands. One of the plastic drive levers broke and you can't buy a replacement unless you buy the whole assembly. Need to have the right drive lever only.
How long have you owned it:
More than six months
Bottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.
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