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Husqvarna blower....junk!

Posted by robar (My Page) on
Fri, Jun 27, 14 at 15:28

I just purchased a Husqvarna model 125 B leaf blower at Lowe's. I read the directions and put the blower tubes on then gased it up, 50:1 mix. It started right up and I ran it for about 10 minutes. I then pressed the off switch and turned it off. A few minutes later, I restarted it....no problem. I then went to turn it off and the off switch would not work. I tried it repeatedly and finally had to pull off the plug wire. I will be returning this blower to Lowe's for a refund. That was the first and last Husqvarna I will ever buy. A brand new blower with a bad off switch.....no thanks!


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RE: Husqvarna blower....junk!

Both Stihl and Husky are using their name to sell cheap junk with very little quality, you need to buy their pro machines to get good quality but they are spendy. Echo has good quality at a decent price.


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RE: Husqvarna blower....junk!

Ditto Lady Lake!

I should have learned my lesson with the 48" Husky mower that I bought 3 years ago. It has had so many problems.

I bought a husky chainsaw and it wouldn't even start. I returned it and they couldn't get it started either. They gave me another, it wouldn't start, I returned it and got my money back.

I bought an Echo from HD and I love it. No problems at all.

I needed to replace my 15 year old leaf blower, so I bought an Echo. Great machine for the price.


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