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Craftsman 40V Electric Mower

Item# 07198820000P | Model# 98820 | Added on January 4, 2015 |
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Description Specifications
The extremely innovative Craftsman 20" 40-volt Max Lithium Cordless Electric Lawn Mower is a powerful machine with a lightweight design. This 20” wide electric start push mower can identify the current cutting conditions and adjusts automatically to either increase power or increase runtime. Have greater control over the height of your lawn with a 6 position single lever height adjuster. With 3-in-1 Rear Bag, Mulch and side discharge, all of this is packed into a lightweight design that takes little effort to maneuver across your lawn.

  • 2x 2.5 Ah - 40V Max* Lithium Batteries 
  • 20" 3-in-1 mower- Mulching, bagging, and side discharge for multiple mowing modes Variable Speed Motor allows conserving the battery for greater efficiency & runtime
  • EdgeMax™; for close up to the edge cutting
  • 15 gallon nylon bag allows checking fill levels
  • 6-setting height adjust- Single level easily adjusts the height of cut between 1.5"-4" to cut all types of grass in the US
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Praise
By fire635
March 18th, 2015
Great Mower!

I was skeptical at first, but after using this for the first time I am EXTREMELY happy with my purchase. I have a thick St augustine front lawn with Bahia in the back. This mower had more than enough power to cut my lawn. I have about 1/4 acre and was able to cut most of my lawn on the first battery. Having a holder on the mower for my backup battery was very convenient. 3/4 of the way through I stopped, had a quick battery change, and finished the job with ease. It's not self-propelled but it is so light that you don't need it. The VERY quiet operating noise is also a nice perk. Overall, I can't really think of anything that I don't like about the mower.

52 found this review helpful
Criticism
By LisaMertz
May 31st, 2016
dying a slow death after less than a year

I bought this lawnmower last summer. I loved it. It's light and easy to push. Two batteries covered my 1/4-acre. However, after the winter, now the batteries won't hold a charge. It took 5 charges to finish the lawn the first time. It's really hard to keep up with the grass growth at this rate. If the batteries are still covered under warranty, they should be replaced for free.

30 found this review helpful
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oanalux101

Mower *****

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We purchased this 2 years ago. First, it takes about 5 batteries to cut 7,000 sq feet of grass; then, exactly after 2 years and right after the warranty expired, the mower died. The worst thing isn't that the mower died, but the horrible customer service from Sears, trying to get someone to help us get it repaired. Dealing with them is like being on the phone in **** with customer service rejects and your punishment is dealing with them. This type of customer service has convinced me to hire lawn service professional help to cut my grass every two weeks and never spend a penny on a Sears product again, in my life.

March 13th via sears.com
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crunchy1

looked like a good deal

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Item is light and ez to handle, but it takes a button to start and it's very finicky sometimes taking a dozen tries to get it to work. It bogs to a stop in my thick zoysia grass or taller grass. batteries don't last nearly as long as they claim so like most products ***** your needs before purchase. Good light duty mower for the $140 I paid but for the $450 reg price it's a 1 star or less.

December 11th via sears.com
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bsrnana
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Stay away!

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This mower dies every time I try to use it. I have to keep starting it over and over. Sometimes, it won't restart until it cools down. I have a small yard with sparse grass but when I can keep mowing with it, the battery dies and I have to replace it with the second battery. With the size of my yard, one battery should do it.

July 18th via sears.com
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Fab4lvrj
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Makes Mowing a pleasure!

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This is half the weight of my Craftsman front wheel drive gas mower. Easier to maneuver, no gas, oil, stabilizer, fumes, noise, and maintenance. Wave of the future. The two batteries are enough to do my lawn (5000 SF).

June 8th via sears.com
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Mark...
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Great

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This mower is great

June 6th via mobile
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