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20 in. 56-Volt Lithium-ion Cordless Lawn Mower

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  • 45 minute cut time and quick 30-minute charge time
  • Advanced arc-lithium 4.0 Ah 56-Volt battery and rapid charger
  • Folds quickly and easily for compact, upright storage

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The performance of gas without the noise, mess and fumes; mows up to 2 miles on a single charge. The EGO 56-Volt Lithium-Ion Mower delivers long-lasting power, rapid charging and durability in all-weatherr conditions. The advanced EGO POWER+ 56-Volt battery uses industry-leading Arc-Lithium technology to deliver Power Beyond Belief and is compatible with all EGO POWER+ products.

  • Up to 45 minutes of cut time with included battery
  • 30 minute charge time with included battery and charger
  • 4.0 Ah 56-Volt battery is compatible with all EGO power+ products and chargers
  • 20 in. cut capacity
  • Weather-resistant construction
  • 3-in-1: mulching/bagging/side discharge
  • Folds easily for compact storage
  • Push-button start
  • Single-lever, 5-position deck-height adjustment
  • Easy-access 1.7 bushel Grass collection bag
  • LED headlights
  • 5-year limited warranty
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how many batteries come with this mower

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Attention... STILL one battery!
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One battery one charger, one lawn mower, box is glue sealed and tamper-proof, fits in the back seat of a Camry if you rotate the box 90 degrees.
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The 4 Amp battery is show here in the picture and our video review at 2 minutes 30 seconds into the video. At 3 minutes into the video we show you the battery and everything that comes in the box during the setup and engineering inspection. This battery is twice as large as the other EGO battery that comes with the EGO 15" String Trimmer. If you want to see that battery for comparison, check out our EGO Read More
The 4 Amp battery is show here in the picture and our video review at 2 minutes 30 seconds into the video. At 3 minutes into the video we show you the battery and everything that comes in the box during the setup and engineering inspection. This battery is twice as large as the other EGO battery that comes with the EGO 15" String Trimmer. If you want to see that battery for comparison, check out our EGO 15 inch string trimmer torture test video. Read Less
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Just bought one yesterday. ONE battery.
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It coms with one battery and one charger
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How many different ways can you say "one battery and one charger"? The question was answered, and then 16 more people felt the need to say it again . . .
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FUNNY, under Specifications it says: Included: Bag kit, BATTERIES. What's up with that?
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It comes with one (1) battery.
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One battery... I was thinking of getting another but because it really fully charges in 30 mins, the one seemed to work just fine for me
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North Platte, NE 69101, USA
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April 22, 2014
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One battery comes with mower. An additional battery can be purchased for about 200.00 either from EGO or I hope Home Depot.I thought about buying one put so far the one battery does the job plus it recharges so quickly.
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Austin, TX
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April 21, 2014
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One battery plus charger
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One battery and one battery charger
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Just one. But it charges in less than 30 minutes on the quick charger provided with the mower.
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April 21, 2014
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This mower comes with one (1) EGO Power+ 4.0 Ah battery included. It also comes with our EGO Power+ 30-Minute charger as well.
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April 21, 2014
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There is one battery that comes with this mower.
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One battery and charger comes with this unit.
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Only one
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One battery and one charger come with this mower
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It comes with one battery, but it lasts for half an hour to 45 minutes.
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Mike I haven't bought this yet but in reading the reviews several owners have stated that it comes with just one battery. That battery has a 3 year warranty, and the mower itself a 5 year warranty. I have not seen anything yet saying how much buying a spare battery would cost. I'm about to hit the net to try and find out though.
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Bought mine a few weeks ago. Came with 1 battery and a 30-min charger.
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One (1) 4 amp battery and one (1) fast charger. I have used the mower 4 times so far and have been getting real close to 45 minute run times (never really timed it with stop watch). The fast charger does charge the battery in 30 minutes.
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One battery and one charger come with the mower.
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What would be the biggest yard recommended for this mower. I have a 1/2 acre city lot.

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I use mine on our 1/4 acre property and have to charge it at least once. I do have to deal with a hill though, so that slows me and the mower down.
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I have about 18,500 and I'm starting my second season with the Ego mower.I did my first mow last week and the battery seemed to last longer but the lawn was nice and dry, which is rare for Oregon. Still works like it did when it was new.
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Thanks for all the answers. I'm currently mowing with a 19" Cub Cadet. I'm going to have to time myself and see how long I actually take.
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If the grass isn't too thick or too high, then the battery should last a full hour. If all of your lot is grass, you would have to walk and push the mower at a pretty fast clip to get through your lot in an hour.
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It'll do it, but not much larger than a half acre. It's only a 20-inch cut, but it's so much fun to use. I have about a half acre and I can cut it in about 45 minutes, walking fast. Plan on a charge and a half on the battery.
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June 20, 2014
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Thanks for your question. You can expect approximately 45 minutes of run time on a single charge. The amount of lawn to be mowed on a ½ acre lot can vary greatly, so a good way to determine this is to ask yourself how long it usually takes you to mow your yard now. We hear from people whose yards are a bit too large to mow in a single charge, but they appreciate that the battery fully charges in just 30 Read More
Thanks for your question. You can expect approximately 45 minutes of run time on a single charge. The amount of lawn to be mowed on a ½ acre lot can vary greatly, so a good way to determine this is to ask yourself how long it usually takes you to mow your yard now. We hear from people whose yards are a bit too large to mow in a single charge, but they appreciate that the battery fully charges in just 30 minutes: enough time to go inside, have a cool beverage and then be ready to go out and finish the job. Read Less
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It depends on how fast you mow. You might be able to do a 1/2 acre lot on one charge. Since it only takes 1/2 hour to fully recharge the battery it wouldn't be that big a deal to cut half, charge the battery and cut the other half.
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It depends on how fit you are and how much time you want to allocate for mowing.
I have a smaller yard than that (.15 acres total including house) and it's perfect.
You could do it with this mower but not with one charge (it should take 2). It is not self propelled, so it might get tiring to do the lawn if you're out of shape. Another thing to consider is whether or not the land is perfectly flat and Read More
It depends on how fit you are and how much time you want to allocate for mowing.
I have a smaller yard than that (.15 acres total including house) and it's perfect.
You could do it with this mower but not with one charge (it should take 2). It is not self propelled, so it might get tiring to do the lawn if you're out of shape. Another thing to consider is whether or not the land is perfectly flat and smooth. A bumpy lawn area tasks you more. Although it's light weight, it will be a chore.
Of course, you could run the battery down completely by mowing and while it's re-charging, have a cold drink and relax. It takes about 30-45 minutes to re-charge. Read Less
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I also have about a 1/2 acre city lot. I cut the back then put the battery in to recharge. Get a glass of tea and sit on the patio for a rest. The battery charges fast. Then I finish the rest of my lawn.
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Get an additional 4AH battery. With two batteries your mowing time is unlimited. The battery recharge time is shorter than the run time. I have two batteries and it works very well.
If you have another EGO product with a 2AH battery, you could use that battery while the 4AH battery recharges but I don't recommend that solution.
I wish EGO would offer a coupon for purchase of an additional 4AH battery Read More
Get an additional 4AH battery. With two batteries your mowing time is unlimited. The battery recharge time is shorter than the run time. I have two batteries and it works very well.
If you have another EGO product with a 2AH battery, you could use that battery while the 4AH battery recharges but I don't recommend that solution.
I wish EGO would offer a coupon for purchase of an additional 4AH battery at reduced price with the purchase of the LM2000 Lawnmower.. One battery is not adequate for large yards. Read Less
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I have seen a posting of a person who used the Ego mower for a 1/2 acre lot. He stated that he had to recharge once to complete the job, but that the battery recharges so quickly, he would take a break or edge along the sidewalks while recharging. It only takes about 30 minutes to recharge fully.
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I have almost 2 acres that I use this machine on. I do mow for about 40 minutes and then recharge both my battery and the mowers battery and mow again. Your lot should be a breeze to mow.
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I have a half acre and I need to charge at least once...a nice point to take a break and enjoy a cool drink or do your edging. It's definitely an adjustment from using gas mowers but it does work well.
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I would say the biggest yard for this mower would be about a 1/4 acre on a full charge.You may be able to get a little more out of a charge depending on whether or not you are bagging or just straight mulching. The charge will last about 50 minutes so it's all a matter of how fast can you push this mower around in that amount of time. You can also always purchase a second battery so there is no down time Read More
I would say the biggest yard for this mower would be about a 1/4 acre on a full charge.You may be able to get a little more out of a charge depending on whether or not you are bagging or just straight mulching. The charge will last about 50 minutes so it's all a matter of how fast can you push this mower around in that amount of time. You can also always purchase a second battery so there is no down time between charges. Read Less
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Well that is kind of a loaded question. A lot depends on the condition of the yard and how fast you move. The mower has a 45min run time, so it really depends on how much you can mow in 45 min. I have a standard lot and I can mow back and front with 1 charge no problem. My parents have a much bigger yard and it will do about 90% before needing a charge. Just remember the charge time is only 30 min, so Read More
Well that is kind of a loaded question. A lot depends on the condition of the yard and how fast you move. The mower has a 45min run time, so it really depends on how much you can mow in 45 min. I have a standard lot and I can mow back and front with 1 charge no problem. My parents have a much bigger yard and it will do about 90% before needing a charge. Just remember the charge time is only 30 min, so really that's just enough time to get a drink of water , cool down and maybe do a little prep work before starting again.
Attached is a pic of my yard, the back is about the same size, maybe a bit smaller. Maybe you can judge off that. Read Less
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If you can do it now in 45 minutes with gas, you should be able to do it on one charge.
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how well does it cut wet grass

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I live near the lake, my grass seems to stay wet most of the day. In shade stays wet all day.
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This is my first season with the mower. It continuously clogs and I have to stop and remove the grass from underneath the mower. I have tried all three options (mulching, bagging, etc) and none seem to be effective. I have tried mowing in the middle of the day and late afternoon to see if it was the moisture.
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Just cut 2 foot tall grass in my backyard today, after being gone for a month and a half. It rained heavily the day before. Only problem I had, was not being able to see any dangers to the blade that may have been in the deep grass, since the kids sometimes leave stuff out in the yard. Only two times did the mower bog down, and that was milliseconds before kicking into higher rpms to cut not only deep, Read More
Just cut 2 foot tall grass in my backyard today, after being gone for a month and a half. It rained heavily the day before. Only problem I had, was not being able to see any dangers to the blade that may have been in the deep grass, since the kids sometimes leave stuff out in the yard. Only two times did the mower bog down, and that was milliseconds before kicking into higher rpms to cut not only deep, but thick wet grass. This thing has no problem with wet grass, but you'll probably accelerate wear and tear on both the battery and mower. The mower has to work harder, which in turn, puts stress on the battery. That being said, it really does cut better than a gas mower in wet grass. My B&S gas mower would choke on 3" wet grass. Read Less
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I cut two lawns in the rain today. One lawn was overgrown and nearly a foot tall. My gasoline mower would have had problems and required constant restarting. This mower surprised me.
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It cuts wet grass well, but the exhaust clogs continuously. When that happens, I simply roll the Ego on its side or back and use my hand to scoop away that cut wet grass. Tried using a tool to unclog, but my hand works better, and the grass washes off my hand easily.
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It will somewhat depend on how wet and how thick the grass is. I cut my Bermuda lawn on cutting height 2 (1.25") 2-3 times per week, and if I cut in the morning before the dew dries or even several hours after a heavy rain, it does NOT cut well at all.
A fresh battery will be audibly bogged down, with a flashing orange power light indicating overload. This even cutting half strips at a time. After about Read More
It will somewhat depend on how wet and how thick the grass is. I cut my Bermuda lawn on cutting height 2 (1.25") 2-3 times per week, and if I cut in the morning before the dew dries or even several hours after a heavy rain, it does NOT cut well at all.
A fresh battery will be audibly bogged down, with a flashing orange power light indicating overload. This even cutting half strips at a time. After about 5 minutes of mowing, the light turns solid orange and the mower shuts off for about 5 minutes to protect the battery. Swapping batteries reduces the impact of this delay, but is still very annoying.
It seems to do a bit better when bagging, and a bit worse when side-discharging, but I typically just mulch. Read Less
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The manual indicates "Do not mow on wet grass. Unstable footing could cause slipping".
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Not well at all.
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I cut damp grass. No problem. Personally I wouldn't cut wet grass even with a gas mower! Doesn't pull up the grass well!
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If it's really wet, this mower won't do it. The electrical components will get damaged. I would say that if the grass is dripping- it's too wet.
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The manuals all pretty much say do NOT use in wet conditions. Sorry.
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First, I should mention that I'm mulching and not bagging or using the side discharge.
I'm using it in the Seattle area, and this spring it has seemed to be wet any time I mow. As long as I'm not letting the grass get too long, it has handled wet grass with good results.
So I would say if you let the grass get long, raise the mower and then make a second pass at the proper height a couple of days Read More
First, I should mention that I'm mulching and not bagging or using the side discharge.
I'm using it in the Seattle area, and this spring it has seemed to be wet any time I mow. As long as I'm not letting the grass get too long, it has handled wet grass with good results.
So I would say if you let the grass get long, raise the mower and then make a second pass at the proper height a couple of days later. Read Less
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April 29, 2014
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The manufacturer discourages cutting wet grass. I have cut my grass and passed through wet areas with no problems. I have the same problem in my yard - some areas stay wet for long periods of time and I can't wait forever for them to dry. The mower cuts wet or dry grass well.
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I thought it cut the wet grass well, with less clumping than a gas powered machine.
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Be assured that our mowers have been extensively tested and designed to withstand the elements found in all types of grass cutting scenarios, including cutting damp grass. As long as you do not operate your mower in standing water, or in a flooded yard, your mower will be fine.
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It's just ok...wet grass is very sticky when cut so it tends to clog a bit much like any push mower. I would recommend a push mower with a head like a weedeater or a commercial unit. Commercial units also cut wet grass very well...I have a commercial unit myself and have cut just after rain but you pay good money for them. This unit is good for small, inner city yards where noise can be an issue...it Read More
It's just ok...wet grass is very sticky when cut so it tends to clog a bit much like any push mower. I would recommend a push mower with a head like a weedeater or a commercial unit. Commercial units also cut wet grass very well...I have a commercial unit myself and have cut just after rain but you pay good money for them. This unit is good for small, inner city yards where noise can be an issue...it cuts pretty good when dry but again, is just like any other mower with wet grass. One thing to note, you do not want excessive moisture inside the electric which is open beneath the deck...that is a critical item to consider if you mow wet always. Read Less
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Does the mower continue running if you remove the green key while it is running?

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June 20, 2014
I think something funky happened to my Ego mower after running over a long, strong palm leaf. It no longer ramps up to full speed - it immediately starts at high speed. I'm trying to determine if the green key lock was also affected. While the mower is running and I remove the key, it keeps running until I let go of the bail lever. It seems strange if this is normal behavior.
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July 28, 2014
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Regarding concern about leaving key in mower because kids will find it: Mower won't run without battery. I keep the mower folded up, the battery in its charger, and the key strap looped around the bail so I won't lose it. Nobody will be starting that mower by accident. Lock up the charger if you are still concerned.
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Hurricane, WV
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July 6, 2014
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I'm still not quite sure if the mower is supposed to operate when the key is removed. I know it is required for starting. I've been a bit fearful I will lose mine (or the kids will find it) and I won't be able to start my mower.
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Annandale, VA
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June 29, 2014
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This a safety key. As soon as you remove the key while it is running, the motor should cut off. I would call the manufacturer support line about that. It sounds like the palm leaf may have caused some damage to your mower.
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Arlington, MA
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June 25, 2014
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This is normal behavior. The key is only required to start the mower. Once it is running, the key can be removed and it will continue running until you let go of the bail lever.
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Lockport, NY 14094, USA
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June 25, 2014
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yes
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laurel, Maryland
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June 25, 2014
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I cannot remove my key unless I remove the lever.. My key comes out, the mower stops. I would take it back to home depot and see if they can exchange it for you
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June 23, 2014
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No, this is not normal behavior. We urge you to stop using your mower while the safety key mechanism is not functioning properly. Please call EGO customer service 1-855-EGO-5656 (1-855-346-5656) 8:30am – 8:00pm EST (Monday – Friday) & 10:00AM - 6:00PM EST (Saturday and Sunday) so we can help to solve this problem.
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Sugar Hill, GA, USA
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June 23, 2014
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You have to press the key while pulling the blade-start lever for the mower to run, and it will continue to run as long as you hold the lever. You can remove the key while holding the lever and the mower will continue to run, but if the lever is released then you need the key to start again.
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June 22, 2014
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Mine keeps running after I remove the green key, until I let go of the bail lever.
As for why yours starts immediately at high speed, I wonder if your blade is not fully engaged with the drive shaft? Torque is torque and mass is mass, the only way I can see that your motor would immediately run at full speed would be if it isn't feeling much or any resistance, i.e. something is slipping. Don't know if Read More
Mine keeps running after I remove the green key, until I let go of the bail lever.
As for why yours starts immediately at high speed, I wonder if your blade is not fully engaged with the drive shaft? Torque is torque and mass is mass, the only way I can see that your motor would immediately run at full speed would be if it isn't feeling much or any resistance, i.e. something is slipping. Don't know if these have a transmission or some equivalent of a clutch, but I'll bet somehow the connection between your motor and blade is slipping. Good luck! Read Less
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June 22, 2014
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The green key is for starting purposes only. Meaning, if you do not depress and hold the green key while holding on to the bail lever, the mower will not start. Once the mower is started and the green key is removed, the mower will continue to run until you release the bail lever.
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Kingwood, Texas
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June 21, 2014
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No, the mower's electric motor stops immediately when the key is removed.
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June 21, 2014
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NO...that is a key safety feature...pun intended.
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June 21, 2014
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NO, The green key is for safe start only. I assume it is to ensure you have both hands away from the blade before it starts and to prevent kids from starting it. It is NOT like a safety tether on a jet-ski if you pull it out while it is running it will just continue running...But remember it is not self propelled so if you let go it is not going to run off on its own.
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