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Husqvarna HU775H self propelled mower

 
Approximate retail price:
$380
Summary: This Husqvarna 22-inch, self-propelled mower has multiple speeds and rear-wheel drive. It has a premium engine and high rear wheels.
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Type: Gas multiple speeds self-propelled mower
About - Husqvarna HU775H

The Husqvarna HU775H is part of the lawn mower & tractor test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, self propelled mower models like the HU775H 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 HU775H
info Forward speeds Variable
info Drive wheels rear
info Deck size (in.) 22
info Engine size 175
info Engine manufacturer Briggs & Stratton
info Electric start No
info Blade brake clutch No
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User Reviews - Husqvarna HU775H
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1.0
Pass this one Buy
4/4/2015
Pros
Nice Looking And Easy Out
Of the box
Cons
Does not start
Hard To Get Primed
Best Uses
Boat Anchor
Comment:
Very nice when it was bought. Easy assembly out of the box. The unit was purchased half way through one season, ran nice. Set for the winter in the garage. New gas and would not start at all. Needs work done to it that will exceed 200$. This thing has less than 5 hours of use.<br /><br />Pass this one by....
How long have you owned it:
More than six months
Bottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.
 
1.0
Blown carb/gasket at 6mo DONOTBUY
7/12/2014
Pros
Sleek look
Worked Well Initially
Cons
Broke At 6mo Not Covered
Expensive For Poor Qual
Weak Self Propel On Flat
Best Uses
Comment:
I bought this mower after having back surgery. My lawn machines push with briggs & stratton always worked well but I couldn't push for a while and the wheels were not well made. I spent the extra money for the Husqvarna with B&S expecting to have this thing for a long time. My lawn is small, level and approx 0.2acres. The mower is used maximum 2 times weekly and I bought it in October so didn't use it for about 3mo of the total 6 owned. When it started leaking gas I took it back to Lowes expecting that whatever was broken would be warrantied as my use is minimal and I keep it well maintained. Suprise, the carburator blew out and it will cost $150 to fix on top of the $399 original price. Customer service at Lowes and Husqvarna were polite but unhelpful and not sympathetic. I'll never recommend or buy this brand again. A.B. Temple, Tx
How long have you owned it:
Three-to-six months
Bottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.
 
1.0
Stops working after 1 year
5/27/2014
Pros
Cons
Best Uses
Comment:
Wont start after 1 year of use (blown head gasket -$150 to replace). I have 1 acre of steep hill that requires a push mower. The engine, when it ran, was strong and the rear wheel self propelled mower was fast - although would often do wheelies if you couldn't keep up with the speed. Which is not great for pulling you up a hill. My brother also has problems getting his Husqvarna push mower to start after 1 year (different model) as their enginges don't include a primer bulb or choke - just the pull start. Water easily enters the lines through condensation and won't start. I'll never buy another push mower from this manufacturer.<br /><br />My two previous mowers, both yardman, lasted 7 years with normal yearly maintenance.
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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