Model # MJ401E

Internet #202554772

Sun Joe 14 in. 12 Amp Corded Electric Walk-Behind Lawn Mower
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Sun Joe

14 in. 12 Amp Corded Electric Walk-Behind Lawn Mower

  • Eco friendly: zero carbon emissions for cleaner air
  • 3-position manual height control adjusts from 1.18 in. to 2.52 in
  • Starts instantly with the simple push of a button
$9900 /each
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Product Overview

Mower Features
Electricity Powered
Terrain - Sloped
2 Year Warranty
14in Cutting Width
1 Blade
cutting options: bag

Responding to the need for an easy-to-use electric mower for smaller lawns, Sun Joe developed the Mow Joe MJ401E. Compact and lightweight (only 29 lbs.), the Mow Joe MJ401E is a lean, mean, green mowing machine that gets your yard chores done without polluting the atmosphere with toxic carbon emissions. Mow Joe starts instantly with the simple push of a button and its rugged all-terrain wheels make it easy to maneuver in tight spaces. Equipped with a durable steel blade, Mow Joe cuts a 14 in. wide swath with each pass. Tailor the grass cutting height with its 3-position manual height control, which adjusts from 1.18 in. to 2.52 in. Its 10.6 Gal. hard-top rear bag conveniently collects grass clippings and detaches easily for quick disposal, while a collapsible handle allows for easy and compact storage when not in use.

  • Maintenance free with no gas, oil or tune-ups
  • Powerful 12 Amp motor cuts a 14 in. wide path
  • Tailor cutting height with 3-position height control
  • Detachable grass catcher for easy disposal of grass clippings
  • Compact and lightweight at only 29 lbs. for easy maneuvering around small lawns
  • ETL approved full 2-year warranty
  • Click here for more information on Electronic Recycling Programs

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Name 13 in. 11 Amp Corded Electric Walk Behind Push Mower 14 in. 12 Amp Corded Electric Walk-Behind Lawn Mower 15 in. 10-Amp Corded Electric Walk Behind Push Lawn Mower Mow Joe 20 in. 12 Amp Electric Lawn Mower
Brand Ryobi Sun Joe BLACK+DECKER Sun Joe
Ratings (53) (1763) (95) (197)
Power Type Corded Electric Corded Electric Corded Electric Corded Electric
Engine Make OEM Branded OEM Branded OEM Branded OEM Branded
Features Adjustable Cutting Height,Bagger,Electronic Ignition,Mulching Lawn Mower Bagger,Foldable handle,Rust resistant deck,Tool-free adjustments Bagger,Foldable handle,High wheel,Rust resistant deck,Single-lever height adjustment,Tool-free adjustments Bagger,Foldable handle,Mulching Lawn Mower,Rust resistant deck
Refurbished No No No No
Cutting Width (in.) 15
Size of Yard 1/4 - 1/2 Acre 1/4 Acre or Less 1/4 Acre or Less 1/4 - 1/2 Acre
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Specifications

Dimensions

Assembled Depth (in.)
48.4 in
Assembled Height (in.)
16.1 in
Assembled Width (in.)
40.6 in
Blade Length (in.)
14 in
Cutting Width
14 inches
Front Wheel Size (in.)
5
Maximum extension cord length (ft.)
100
Mower Deck Width
16 in
Rear Wheel Size (in.)
5

Details

Amperage (amps)
12
Assembly Required
Yes
Cutting Options
Bag
Deck Material
ABS Plastic
Deck Type
Stamped
Engine Make
OEM Branded
Engine Torque (ft.-lb.)
0
Features
Bagger,Foldable handle,Rust resistant deck,Tool-free adjustments
Included
No additional items or accessories included
Lawn Mower Type
Push Mower
Maximum Cutting Height (in.)
2.4
Minimum Cutting Height (in.)
1.75
Minimum extension cord rating
14 gauge
Number of Blades
1
Number of adjustable handlebar positions
0
Power Type
Corded Electric
Product Weight (lb.)
28lb
Refurbished
No
Returnable
90-Day
Size of Yard
1/4 Acre or Less
Start Type
Electric
Terrain Type
Sloped
Voltage (volts)
120
Walk Behind Mower Type
Manual Push

Warranty / Certifications

Certifications and Listings
ETL Listed
Manufacturer Warranty
2 Year

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Customer Questions & Answers

From what I unerstand, even though this is listed as an "elect. mower", it is considered a"push mower"? Would this be hard for an elderlly person ?

I know reg. push mowers are too hard to push for an elderly person, but reading the description and reviews for this mower, it sounds like it would be easy to push for an elderly person. Do not want to purchase if too hard to push. Would rather pay a little more for a reg. elect mower. Help me out w/this decision please.
Asked by: confused
It is definitely a push mower and takes strength to push it in thick grass, not as easy as I thought it would be. If you have blade grass may be easier. But you still can't let it go more than a week between mowings. I will probably be returning as it is harder to push than I thought it would be.
Answered by: LindaM
Date published: 2017-06-13

what does maximum cord length mean? you can't use a longer cord or it won't function well? the larger version of this has a max cord length of half t.

Asked by: Carol
The 100ft, 16 gage cord should be OK for a 12 amp motor. Officially, you should be using 14 gage at 100 ft, but there is some safety margin built in. A longer or thinner wire cord has more electrical resistance and will deliver a lower voltage to the mower than what is coming out of the electrical outlet the cord is plugged into. When an electric motor (like in your mower) is driven by that lower voltage, it draws more current. It will certainly draw a lot more current if something jams the blade while power is turned on. If it draws too much current, it will smoke the motor. Be careful that the blade is always free to rotate. If it gets jammed, turn off the mower and unjam it immediately. If you want to use a cord longer than 100ft, you should use a thicker wire . . . 12 or 14 gage. A better description of what happens is at https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brownout_(electricity)
Answered by: Engineer
Date published: 2017-07-05

does this mower come with a battery--what else is needed to make this mower go?

Asked by: Chris
It is electric, so it requires an OUTDOOR-rated electrical extension cord, and it is very important that you get the correct gauge (thickness). That depends on the length of cord you need, so check the manual. You could damage or ruin the motor otherwise. I think it's 14/3 for a 50-ft cord and 12/3 for 100-ft cord (smaller #s = bigger thickness/gauge). But do NOT take my word for it. Check the manual. And do NOT hook two cords together. Tha's a fire hazard.
Answered by: SoloAct
Date published: 2017-05-14

I live in a small duplex and there is nothing but crabgrass. Will this little mower cut it?

I live in a small duplex and there is nothing but crabgrass. Will this little mower cut it?
Asked by: operalover
yes
Answered by: Leelee
Date published: 2017-05-16
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Customer Reviews

14 in. 12 Amp Corded Electric Walk-Behind Lawn Mower is rated 4.3 out of 5 by 1727.
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Use a 14-gauge extension cord instead! When you add this lawnmower to your shopping cart, Home De... Use a 14-gauge extension cord instead! When you add this lawnmower to your shopping cart, Home Depot (even Amazon) will also suggest that you purchase a 100 feet 16-gauge extension cord in order to use this lawnmower if you do not yet have one. You should not buy the suggested 16-gauge extension cord just to use this lawnmower. The manual, even the manufacture's website, said that you should use a 14-gauge extension cord instead. Why, using the 16-gauge extension cord may cause this lawnmower to under perform at lawn mowing and may cause the motor to overheat, which is an $100 investment you may not want to risk.
Date published: 2017-02-16
Rated 5 out of 5 by from This lawn mower is amazing! It more than met my expectations and needs. It was very close to ou... This lawn mower is amazing! It more than met my expectations and needs. It was very close to out-of-the-box ready to use, it is lightweight, and very easy to clean after use. I recently turned the soil and planted new grass seed in my yard and with it being new grass, I was quite nervous about the first cuttings. I was fearful of ripping the grass out of the ground and leaving deep and damaging tire ruts as I mowed. This lawnmower cut my grass very clean with no ripping and the lightweight did not cause tracks in the ground.
Date published: 2017-03-07
Rated 4 out of 5 by from The only assembly required was putting the handle on. Easy peasy. Can be set to 3 cutting level... The only assembly required was putting the handle on. Easy peasy. Can be set to 3 cutting levels. I have Tall Fescue grass, and it cut through that no problem. Bag is easy to empty. Easy to use and very lightweight, which was important for me, an older woman. This will pay for itself in a month of Lawn Care Fees. Buy a bright, non green cord in recommended gauge, and give the machine 2 seconds to bring the blades up to speed. Off you go. I would purchase this again.
Date published: 2017-02-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Very light and easy to use. Price is right. I have only a small area to mow so this is a perfec... Very light and easy to use. Price is right. I have only a small area to mow so this is a perfect one for me. It works great! Would highly recommend Sun Joe.
Date published: 2017-04-25
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Oh my gosh! I love my new mower. I gotta admit, when I received it and my son-in-law assembled t... Oh my gosh! I love my new mower. I gotta admit, when I received it and my son-in-law assembled the handle he gave me this look like I'd just made a foolish purchase and that I should have bought a gas powered mower, something heavy and powerful. For me though, I think it's perfect for my small lawn. I've usually just used an old fashioned reel mower, but I'd let my grass get too long with all the rain we recently had, and the old manual just wouldn't cut it. My Sun Joe, cut it just fine and it was easy to use, easy to clean and store. I've used it for a couple of months now and never had a problem with it. My friends are jealous and they are buying one. I bought one for my mom for Mother's Day and she likes hers too. I'm currently planning on buying other products from Sun Joe, like the pole saw. I also had a great experience shopping online from Home Depot. The people in customer service are wonderful.
Date published: 2017-05-10
Rated 5 out of 5 by from works for me I like it. I cut the grass really low because it grows fast. The grass was tall so had to take it slow
Date published: 2017-04-22
Rated 5 out of 5 by from I am writing this because I was almost dissuaded from buying the mower from some reviews. I order... I am writing this because I was almost dissuaded from buying the mower from some reviews. I ordered it Monday, it came Friday. My 13 year old had it put together in 15 minutes (without reading the instructions). The lawn was 4-5 inches over cut level and this thing put it down without issue. Pros: Extremely light and easy to handle. Really, I can pick it up with one hand. Simple and logical. It feels like a tinker toy but doesn't seem to be cheaply made. Plenty of power (though I did go a bit slow through the high grass, maybe a step per second?). It will easily cut full speed through a normal lawn. Maybe a bit quieter than other electrics I have owned, and way quieter than gas. Bag is easy to remove and replace. Very pleasantly surprise and pleased, though of course no word on longevity yet. Cons: None really. The bag is smallish but so is the mower!
Date published: 2017-03-25
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Mower works as advertised. However the buying experience at Home Depot once again was disappoint... Mower works as advertised. However the buying experience at Home Depot once again was disappointing. The online page describing the mower suggested buying a 16ga extension cord. I bought the extension cord only to find out once I read the mowers instructions you should only use a 12ga extension cord. Once again Home Depot employees have shown that they have very little to no product knowledge. This occurs both online and in the stores. My all time favorite was making an order at the customer service desk. I was told they did not accept cash! I had to wait for a manager to accept my payment in cash.
Date published: 2017-04-18
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