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.
Reason of review: Bad quality.
Monetary Loss: $200.
Preferred solution: Let the company propose a solution.