Craftsman - "Weedwacker" 316.731970 has junk recoil starter design.
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.
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