Leo-Cedarville, Indiana
Not resolved

After purchase new the recoil starter failed after three starts.Back to Sears.

Three weeks later-started twice and recoil failed again. three weeks later got it back. Used for less that 3 hours then stored for the winter. Spring.

Started four times and recoil starter failed again. Back to Sears. Three weeks later got it back. Used for about 3 hours total.

Stored for second winter. Spring 2015. Recoil starter failed for third time. Same parts fail.

Now out of warranty and Sears wants $75 + for the same repair and same parts.Store will not take the item back and will not stand behind the $75 repair.

Reviewer is in unhappy mood. Please immediately contact the author of this review to discuss bad quality of weedwacker and associated monetary loss in the amount of $200. Craftsman needs to offer any options to resolve the issue according to poster's claims.

Other people also mentioned weedwacker in their reviews. You may find this information helpful for further shopping at Craftsman.

Had an Experience with Craftsman?

Write a review


Terms of Service
Post Comment

You may need to start using this with the right way. I have checked here, then the result looks good.



I have the same problem, wacker runs good but unreliable starter system. I am tired of getting it fixed only to last a few starts, what is the solution?

You May Also Like

Nuwave Oven - Cracked NuWave Nuwave Oven "I called to see if I can get a replacement because my NuWave has cracked in two places and they said it was out of warranty however they would sell..." Read more Whirlpool Cabrio washer cracked lid (Model WTW7800XW2) Whirlpool "We purchased our Whirlpool Cabrio washer and dryer from Lowe's in 2011. (Whirlpool Cabrio Washer Model WTW7800XW2). Before our one year warranty expired, I noticed the lid was..." Read more Duckfish Electronics - STAY AWAY AT ALL COSTS!! Duckfish Electronics "If you're looking for damaged, defective, reported stolen, fraud reported, blacklisted, financed, etc...and a fake attempt for quality cell phones, then this is the place for you. At first we..." Read more DONT EVER BUY FROM PROPERTYROOM.COM Propertyroom "LUCKY FOR US---THEY DEMAND A CREDIT CARD FOR PURCHASES. CALL YOUR CREDIT CARD COMPANY AND DISPUTE THE TRANSACTION. YOU ARE NOT CHARGED AND THEY ARE NOT PAID UNTIL THE COMPLAINT..." Read more Forest River - 40,000 miles few problems Microlite 21 ft frbs Forest River "Bolt that runs the slide in and out breaks often repairs at factory were very very good. Had repairs done while taking a plant tour. Not all divisions are the..." Read more Little Caesars - Liars Little Caesars "My husband and i just went through the little caesars on Reynolds Road in Bryant. We ordered one order of crazy bread extra butter and Parmesan and a deep dish..." Read more Taco Bell - Horrible manager got stank attitude Taco Bell "It is 2pm to 2:30pm I was at 2840 w. College Taco Bell I ordered two 5 dollar box cravings meals. I have never ordered this before. I ordered at..." Read more Window World - Salesman incompetent and installers just as bad!! Window World "Had Window World of Rockford out to my home to discuss windows. Told the salesman that I extensively researched and knew exactly what I wanted. Handed him the piece of..." Read more