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Honda HRX217VYA Reviews
Overall Rating
Features
5/5
Quality
5/5
Performance
5/5
Value
4/5
Overall
4.6 out of 54.6 out of 54.6 out of 54.6 out of 54.6 out of 5
Pros
Reliable (33)
High Quality (32)
Easy To Use (27)
Features (23)
I'd Buy It Again (22)
Cons
Expensive (26)
None (12)
Heavy (5)
Difficult To Use (3)
Packaging (2)
91% of respondents would recommend this product to a friend
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Wanda B.
Purchased from Mowers Direct
Purchased 5/14/17
Most Helpful Positive Review
REVIEWED
JUN.
27
2017
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
I Love This Mower!!!
I am a 68 year old lady and have pulled on a rope till I was purple, pushed on the little red gas feed button, fought with a flooded engine and wasted so much time and effort trying to start my older model mower, that I was about to stop mowing and bring in goats.

This mower was twice or more the cost of many other mowers, but worth every penny.

The ease of start is wonderful, no need to pay more for a key start because this mower starts on the very first or second easy pull. The body... more
Pros: High Quality, Features, Easy To Use, Exceeded Expectations
Cons: Expensive, Well worth the money
Wanda Recommends This Honda Mower
Wanda's Experience With Mowers Direct
Web Site
5/5

Service
5/5

Shipping
5/5
"The easiest and the best!"
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Shane H.
Fort Wayne, IN
Purchased from Mowers Direct
Purchased 4/10/17
Most Helpful Critical Review
REVIEWED
APR.
18
2017
1 out of 51 out of 51 out of 51 out of 51 out of 5
Do Not Buy A Honda Mower With Roto-stop
I was hesitant about purchasing this model which features Roto-Stop technology, but was reassured that Honda had fixed the issues that has plagued the brake clutch feature. Turns out, they have not. I have used it once so far and the blade disengaged 4 times while mowing. Very frustrating and disappointing. It is also very troubling that I am most likely stuck with this model now that is has been used once. I should have bought the model without Roto-Stop, I just thought it would be a... more
Cons: Expensive, Low Quality, Unreliable, Faulty Blade Clutch System
Shane Does Not Recommend This Mower
Manufacturer Response
Brand Rep
Shane,
Shane, sorry to hear of the trouble with your Honda mower. There was a Service Bulletin issued a few weeks ago that sounds like the problems you've had. The issue is possible poor fit of Roto-Stop lever, which may cause it to release. Any Honda dealer can inspect and make a repair, as this is a warranty item. Or, if it is easier, I can send you instructions on how to do the job yourself. It's a simple procedure, requiring only a small bit of protective tape and a tape measure to make an adjustment.
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Philip L.
Monroe, NY
Purchased from Mowers Direct
Purchased 9/26/17
REVIEWED
NOV.
08
2017
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
The Best Mower I Have Ever Owned!
I always presumed Honda mowers to be an over-priced luxury mower. I was wrong. It is an incredibly well engineered and built tool. And like any fine tool - it makes work of the lawn easier, and produced clearly superior results over similarly powered machines. Every aspect - from starting to adjusting the mower height - and the handling while mowing is smooth and solid. The grass looks manicured - and now that the leaves are falling - the suction and mulch control have saved me hours of raking,... more
Pros: High Quality, Easy To Use, Exceeded Expectations, Fast
Philip Recommends This Honda Mower
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Warren M.
Shakopee, MN
Purchased from Mowers Direct
Purchased 10/24/17
REVIEWED
NOV.
17
2017
3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5
Not Impressed With Select Drive
Runs great, mulching works awesome. However, the select drive isn't all that useful if your lawn is hilly. It either wants to run away from you downhill, or you have to give a lot of push to get it going uphill. It's very imprecise. I wish Honda would tell you ahead of time that it's really just for flat lawns. Probably should have paid a little more and bought it locally so I might have the option of returning or exchanging it. I'll probably sell or trade it in Spring for the hydrostatic... more
Pros: Features, Quiet
Cons: Expensive, Difficult To Use, Bad Instructions
Warren Does Not Recommend This Mower
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Robert R
Metairie, LA
Purchased from Mowers Direct
Purchased 4/5/17
REVIEWED
JUN.
07
2017
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
You Get What You Pay For!
There's an abundance of choices when is comes to a self propelled mower but Honda stands above all. If your looking for a cheap mower don't bother looking at these but if you want a great value and longevity this is your mower.
I wanted the Blade Brake as a safety and convenience feature as I am turning over the lawn care to my 12year old son. Instead of having to restart the mower every time you have to stop or empty the bag this feature is an nice upgrade. When a 12 Year old can easily pull... more
Pros: Reliable, High Quality, Easy To Use, I'd Buy It Again
Cons: None
Robert Recommends This Honda Mower
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Scott R
Quaker Hill, CT
Purchased from Mowers Direct
Purchased 4/27/17
REVIEWED
MAY.
20
2017
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
I Went Back To A Honda
I had a Honda 17 years ago. When it came time to purchase another, I tried a Husqvarna AWD with a blade brake. I just sold it after 3 years...it runs but the bearing growl told me to unload it. The AWD is not as great as I thought. The drive system constantly slipped......anyway, I back with a Honda.
After reading all the reviews, there was concern about the Roto stop. Mine works perfectly and the 190 cc engine is the perfect match. My last Honda had the 160 cc and it lacked in power. I... more
Pros: Reliable, Features, I'd Buy It Again, Quiet
Cons: None
Scott Recommends This Honda Mower
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Ed G.
Trenton, MI
REVIEWED
AUG.
02
2017
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Very Happy That My Old Mower Finally Wore Out.
The driver dropped it off in my garage. Opened the carton and there were instructions on how to unpack on all four flaps. I don't know why they want two people to unload it as I did it myself without straining my back the way that they want you to do it. I lifted the mower by the handles like a wheelbarrow. Placed those back wheels over the lid of the box. Went around to the other end, tilted the box (lifted up) and the mower rolled out. Very easy.

Wasn't much to the assembly and to... more
Pros: High Quality, I'd Buy It Again, Exceeded Expectations, Easy To Store
Cons: None
Ed Recommends This Honda Mower
Ed's Experience With Mowers Direct
Web Site
5/5

Service
5/5

Shipping
5/5
"Called the toll free number with a few questions about a few mowers. The representative answered all of my questions and suggested this mower over the one with the hydraulic drive. Was told that if I ordered that day and it was -around 3 PM EST that I would have it two days later. It was deleivered on time and in great shape."
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Christopher L.
Idaho Falls, ID
Purchased from Mowers Direct
Purchased 6/10/17
REVIEWED
JUL.
03
2017
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Fantastic
Lots of power to cut my thick lawn. cuts like a hot knife. The bag has lots of capacity. Since I bag, the blade brake clutch is great for not having to stop the engine. I also like the ability to throttle down the engine when emptying the bag. The adjustable mowing speed and control lever is intuitive and easy to use. The ball bearing wheels make it much easier to push and pull when mowing around obstacles. Starts on the first pull. I was surprised at how small the engine oil sump is - 12 oz... more
Pros: High Quality, Easy To Use, I'd Buy It Again, Fast
Cons: Expensive
Christopher Recommends This Honda Mower
Christopher's Experience With Mowers Direct
Web Site
5/5

Service
5/5

Shipping
5/5
"Price was competitive. The local dealer was over priced and had added fees not just tax."
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Mark M.
Davenport, IA
Purchased from Mowers Direct
Purchased 5/26/17
REVIEWED
JUN.
30
2017
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Awesome Mower!
Finally saved enough money to purchase a Honda lawn mower. A neighbor told me his Honda lawn mower was the best purchase he ever made 18 year old and still starts first pull ever time for him. I've had my Honda lawn mower for about 2 month now. Straight out of the box, it started first pull. It has always started first pull. The composite deck material is great in that even wet grass doesn't stick to it long enough for it to build up like it will on metal decks. I haven't used the bagger or the... more
Pros: Reliable, High Quality, Easy To Use, Quiet
Cons: Expensive
Mark Recommends This Honda Mower
Mark's Experience With Mowers Direct
Web Site
5/5

Service
5/5

Shipping
5/5
"Mowers Direct website was easy to work with and my mower shipped quickly. I am very pleased with their service and have already recommended them to friends and coworkers."
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Ralph B
Holmdel, NJ
Purchased from Mowers Direct
Purchased 4/24/17
REVIEWED
JUN.
08
2017
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Reliable Mower
Purchased to replace a similar Honda mower that was 28 years old and slowly dying (frame broke, wheels falling apart, etc.) Functions are very similar to the old one. Engaging the blade is now a two-step process. The blade engagement is a bit touchy in that if one doesn't hold tight it releases - undoubtedly a "safety" improvement but a bit annoying. The new variable drive speed control is also somewhat touchy and one needs to press down more (like a car accelerator) if there is... more
Pros: Reliable, High Quality, I'd Buy It Again
Cons: Heavy
Ralph Recommends This Honda Mower
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Algirdas G
Wilmington, NC
Purchased from Mowers Direct
Purchased 4/30/17
REVIEWED
MAY.
23
2017
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Nice Mower
A bit disappointing with the 'improved' speed control. My previous Honda mower, once the speed was set, maintained the speed very well while going up slight incline or down. This one evidently controls the torque, and when trying to go up grade at low speed, just sits there, need to increase the speed but then when things get level it is too fast to walk.
Pros: Reliable, High Quality
Cons: Expensive, Difficult To Use
Algirdas Recommends This Honda Mower
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Paul G
Lincoln Park, MI
Purchased from Mowers Direct
Purchased 5/4/17
REVIEWED
MAY.
09
2017
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Grass Shreddin' Madman!
Some mowers cut the lawn. This mower makes the grass quake when it starts, and actually cut itself in humble submission. Loads of power, quiet, fast, and two blades for more mulching goodness. It's expensive, but like a good top shelf scotch it pays you back with less maintenance and longer life. The blade clutch is worth a few extra coin, less pulling on the string every time you run over another of junior's toys. In my short time with my mower, we've started bonding over a few cold... more
Pros: High Quality, I'd Buy It Again, Exceeded Expectations, Fast
Cons: Expensive
Paul Recommends This Honda Mower
Jose, the Lawn Mower Expert
Product Expert
Paul,
Thank you for the kind and funny review - it made our day! If you have any questions about your unit or ever need assistance with a warranty claim, please do not hesitate to give us a call. We are here to help folks just like you. When you're ready for some accessories or power equipment for any other tasks, you know who to call. Thanks again for leaving this awesome review and happy mowing!
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Paul's Experience With Mowers Direct
Web Site
5/5

Service
5/5

Shipping
5/5
"Good site, easy to order, and shipping was lightning fast. I would order again, except I hope to have my new yard buddy for many years. Saving some coin with free shipping and cutting Uncle Sam out is a real plus."
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Richard M.
Pittsburgh, PA
Purchased from Mowers Direct
Purchased 9/28/17
REVIEWED
OCT.
24
2017
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
1st Time Honda Owner
Easy to Assemble and started on 1st pull. Mowed leaves and grass with ease and filled up the bag completely. The adjustable mulch/bag handle works great. Blade brake clutch is a great feature allowing you to empty the bag and not restart the mower. Better quality than my last mower -Toro Personal Pace. Only regret is not getting this mower 1-2 years ago.
Pros: Reliable, High Quality, Easy To Use, Exceeded Expectations
Cons: Expensive
Richard Recommends This Honda Mower
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Brian E.
Valparaiso, IN
Purchased from Mowers Direct
Purchased 9/17/17
REVIEWED
OCT.
09
2017
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
I Feel Good About This Purchase
I made a decision to mow my own 22,000-sq ft. lawn myself to improve the quality. Did a lot of research and I am very happy with this mower. It started right out of the box (which arrived ahead of schedule in great shape, by the way) and on the 1st pull every time since. This is a solid, quality mower. I love knowing I made a good investment every time I use it. You will know where your money went. If you are looking for a quality mower than this is your unit.

There are some... more
Pros: High Quality, I'd Buy It Again, Exceeded Expectations, Durable
Brian Recommends This Honda Mower
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Tom L.
Fresno Ca., CA
Purchased from Mowers Direct
Purchased 7/23/17
REVIEWED
SEP.
26
2017
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
This Is A Great Mower. Great!
This is the best mower I have ever owned. Very powerful, dual blade for a great cut, starts on first pull, and has great controls. This has the blade brake clutch on it. Awesome!
Tom Recommends This Honda Mower
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Thomas M.
Fort Worth, TX
Purchased from Mowers Direct
Purchased 8/28/17
REVIEWED
SEP.
20
2017
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
First Impression
First Use: It's SOOO nice to have a mower that actually works! I've only used it once, but it was powerful (very smooth cut), easy to use (catches grass well and comparatively easy to use), it was easy to control (HAD A MANUAL THROTTLE!!!!!), and easy to empty the grass bag (it has a BLADE BRAKE CLUTCH so NO mower restart).
After only 1 use it's still all good.
Pros: High Quality, Features, I'd Buy It Again, Fast
Cons: Expensive, Heavy
Thomas Recommends This Honda Mower
Thomas's Experience With Mowers Direct
Web Site
5/5

Service
5/5

Shipping
5/5
"They delivered what I ordered on time and in good condition."
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Richard R
Camp Hill, PA
Purchased from Mowers Direct
Purchased 8/28/17
REVIEWED
SEP.
19
2017
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Excellent Advice...excellent Product
In july 2017' we spoke to jose, and told him what features we would like. He discussed the honda options, and recommended the hrx 2175vya

we are pleased with jose's recommendation.

this honda has done everything he said it would.

We appreciate jose's effort on our behalf.
Pros: Reliable, High Quality, Features, I'd Buy It Again
Cons: None
Richard Recommends This Honda Mower
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Timothy S.
Leesburg, IN
Purchased from Mowers Direct
Purchased 8/23/17
REVIEWED
SEP.
14
2017
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
What A Great Mower
I would never have thought I would buy a mower on the Internet. But, I did and it went great. I ordered it and it arrived at my door 3 days later. It took no more then 10 minutes to add the oil and gas, adjust the handle, and start mowing.

These Hondas are the best mowers. They start better then any other mower, and they mow wet grass better then any other brand.

No regrets!
Pros: Reliable, High Quality, Easy To Use, I'd Buy It Again
Cons: None
Timothy Recommends This Honda Mower
Timothy's Experience With Mowers Direct
Web Site
5/5

Service
5/5

Shipping
5/5
"I had a great experience. No issues to mention. All good."
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Clifford K
Tucson, AZ
Purchased from Mowers Direct
Purchased 8/13/17
REVIEWED
SEP.
13
2017
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
A Selection Of Projects To Make Our Family
This single shipment for efficiency and convenience without a delay in shipment.
Pros: Reliable, Easy To Use, Features, Durable
Cons: None
Clifford Recommends This Honda Mower
Clifford's Experience With Mowers Direct
Web Site
4/5

Service
5/5

Shipping
5/5
"Advance from basic technique to normal walking pattern.Holding onto select drive self-propelled lawn mover, step forward with surgical leg. When you first start roto-stop blade stop system find this gets easier and safe."
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Gene L.
Spring Hill, KS
Purchased from Mowers Direct
Purchased 7/18/17
REVIEWED
AUG.
12
2017
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Honda Mowers Are Best In Quality But Shipping Was Messy
The mower works great out of the box and the set up was easy. Quite engine and easy to pull start, self propelled function makes cutting my lawn easy. Why didn't I buy this sooner. The bad is it is sent with a bottle of oil to fill when you set up. My bottle was punctured and I had an oil covered mower out of the box. Took considerable time to clean up. I wasn't expecting this from and premium brand mower company. I notified Mowers Direct if this situation and they promptly sent me another... more
Pros: Reliable, High Quality, Easy To Use, Quiet
Cons: Packaging
Gene Recommends This Honda Mower
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Michael T.
State College, PA
Purchased from Mowers Direct
Purchased 7/11/17
REVIEWED
AUG.
02
2017
4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5
Honda Mower
Starts easily, very quiet. Cuts and mulches well. Drive system not nearly as good as a Toro Personal Pace though
Pros: Reliable, High Quality, Quiet, Fast
Cons: Expensive
Michael Recommends This Honda Mower
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Mary B.
Menomonee Falls, WI
Purchased from Mowers Direct
Purchased 7/9/17
REVIEWED
AUG.
01
2017
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Great Lawn Mower
The delivery was on time. Pulled out of the carton and only had to raise the handle. Put the oil and gas in and it started right away. We got the pull cord not the electric start. The mower is self propelled. My Daughter and Son-in-law love the way it works and handles. Great choice!
Pros: Reliable, High Quality, Easy To Use, Exceeded Expectations
Cons: Expensive
Mary Recommends This Honda Mower
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Mike W.
Somerset, KY
Purchased from Mowers Direct
Purchased 5/28/17
REVIEWED
JUL.
11
2017
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Would Purchase Again
Love this mower. Seemed expensive because I haven't purchased a mower in yrs. After using, well worth the money.
Pros: High Quality, Easy To Use, I'd Buy It Again, Exceeded Expectations
Cons: Expensive
Mike Recommends This Honda Mower
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Bernd F.
Basking Ridge, NJ
Purchased from Mowers Direct
Purchased 5/11/17
REVIEWED
JUN.
23
2017
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Great Product
Very nice mower. The engine doesn't stop every time you stop, which I like very much. Excellent mower but pricey.
Pros: Reliable, Features, I'd Buy It Again, Durable
Cons: Expensive
Bernd Recommends This Honda Mower
Bernd's Experience With Mowers Direct
Web Site
5/5

Service
5/5

Shipping
5/5
"I had a great experience every time I bought from Mowers Direct. Items shipped very fast. I would buy from them again."
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Robert C.
Fairborn, OH
Purchased from Mowers Direct
Purchased 5/25/17
REVIEWED
JUN.
16
2017
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Big Difference, Great Mower
I replaced my older Honda rwd mower with this one. I can cut grass that's wet by using the mulch/bag handle and diverting half to bag.

I can stop the mower blades by releasing the handle and the motor keeps running while I'm clearing debris. The 1 button and then the handle and the blades are now back to cutting... saves time and beats restarting.

The deck does not allow grass to stick to it much, and the no-rust deck keeps the mower quieter than the older Honda.

Very happy with this... more
Pros: Reliable, High Quality, Features, Exceeded Expectations
Cons: None
Robert Recommends This Honda Mower
Robert's Experience With Mowers Direct
Web Site
5/5

Service
5/5

Shipping
5/5
"Mowers Direct made the entire ordering very simple...web site is a breeze to use and the selections are very good."
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Daniel W.
Cheektowaga, NY
Purchased from Mowers Direct
Purchased 5/23/17
REVIEWED
JUN.
13
2017
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Love It
Works as advertised, no problems with blade stop at all. Easy start, speed control easy to use, fairly quiet running. Love it.
Pros: Features, I'd Buy It Again, Quiet, Price
Cons: None
Daniel Recommends This Honda Mower
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Gordon D
Lambertville, MI
Purchased from Mowers Direct
Purchased 4/6/17
REVIEWED
JUN.
08
2017
4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5
Best Mower I've Ever Owned
Very good mower at a fair price point. Glad I got the blade clutch, so I only need to start the mower once per mow. The RPMs seem lower than expected and it takes less than a minute for the RPMs to stabilize. Bagger and mulcher work great.
Pros: I'd Buy It Again
Gordon Recommends This Honda Mower
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Jeffrey L
Sterling, VA
Purchased from Mowers Direct
Purchased 5/7/17
REVIEWED
JUN.
03
2017
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Great Product And Great Retailer
Mower arrived in great condition with little damage to the box. It went together very easily and quickly and started easily on the 1st start. I have used it twice so far to cut, and am very pleased with the quality of the cut and the function of the mower. I'm sure this will be a great mower for years to come.
Pros: High Quality, Easy To Use, Features, Durable
Cons: Expensive
Jeffrey Recommends This Honda Mower
Jeffrey's Experience With Mowers Direct
Web Site
5/5

Service
5/5

Shipping
5/5
"Mowers Direct was easy to work with, I did it all online and never needed to contact them for any reason. I was very pleased with their price and service on this purchase and have already recommended them to my Father to replace his mower."
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Jack M
Purchased from Mowers Direct
Purchased 5/6/17
REVIEWED
MAY.
30
2017
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Thick St Augustine Grass
I needed a mower that would pull it self through my thick St Augustine grass. I have a moderate hill in the back and this mower is just what I needed.
Pros: Reliable, High Quality, Quiet, Fast
Cons: Expensive, Heavy
Jack Recommends This Honda Mower
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Paul R
Ellicott City, MD
Purchased from Mowers Direct
Purchased 4/11/17
REVIEWED
MAY.
29
2017
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
New And Working As Expected
I gave everything 5 stars but I have only had this mower for a couple of months at this point but everything was easy to get it started. I cut just shy of an hilly acre and assisted drive helps greatly
Pros: Reliable, High Quality, Easy To Use, I'd Buy It Again
Cons: Expensive
Paul Recommends This Honda Mower
Paul's Experience With Mowers Direct
Web Site
5/5

Service
5/5

Shipping
4/5
"Great so far"
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Sid W
Hutchinson, KS
Purchased from Mowers Direct
Purchased 4/30/17
REVIEWED
MAY.
22
2017
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Excellent Experience
The mower I replaced is also a Honda - the commercial unit with hydrostatic drive. the quality is excellent as would be expected, but very heavy - and I had to modify the drive controls so it wasn't so clunky. I sometimes think the guys that design these need to mow with them for a summer before they finalize the design.

The HRX217VYA mower is a great product. Took me 10-15 minutes to assemble & fill the oil & gas. And yes, it started first pull, just like they said. I'm curious... more
Pros: Reliable, Easy To Use, Light Weight
Sid Recommends This Honda Mower
Sid's Experience With Mowers Direct
Web Site
5/5

Service
5/5

Shipping
5/5
"Mowers Direct delivered the mower a few days after I ordered it - 5 days sooner than I expected it!"
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Glen J
Houma, LA
Purchased from Mowers Direct
Purchased 4/20/17
REVIEWED
MAY.
14
2017
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Excellent Mower!
This is an outstanding mower. It started on the first pull. It's quiet and powerful. I love the adjustable handle. I'm 6'2" and it is very comfortable. In seconds I can lower it to fit my grandson. Honda's quality, reliability and features are like no other. It's a little pricey but you get what you pay for. It was delivered on time. What a convenience to have it delivered to my front door. Simple to assemble. I cut the sides off the box, rolled it out, folded out the handle,... more
Pros: Reliable, Features, High Quality, Quiet
Glen Recommends This Honda Mower
Glen's Experience With Mowers Direct
Web Site
5/5

Service
5/5

Shipping
5/5
"The buying experience was very pleasing. No surprises. The purchase was simple and accurate. Excellent communications."
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Gary T
Wray, CO
Purchased from Mowers Direct
Purchased 4/5/17
REVIEWED
APR.
28
2017
4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5
High Quality Machine!
Still very new but I have had the chance to check it out, having a large lawn and thick spring grass. I have never owned a Honda mower before, mostly Craftstman, and could not be more pleased with this machine so far. Very much like the fact that you can mulch a certain percent and bag the other percent when you are encountering thick grass by the simple movement of a lever. The twin blades really does a great job mulching the grass before depositing it back into the lawn. Have never had a... more
Pros: Reliable, Easy To Use, Features, Quiet
Cons: Expensive
Gary Recommends This Honda Mower
Jose, the Lawn Mower Expert
Product Expert
Gary,
I'm so pleased to hear that you are satisfied with the performance of your new mower. If you ever have any questions, please don't hesitate to give us a call. We are here to help folks just like you with their power equipment. Thank you again for your business and I hope you have a great day!
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Gary's Experience With Mowers Direct
Web Site
5/5

Service
4/5

Shipping
5/5
"Glad I stumbled upon the Mowers Direct website. Caught my attention right away. No taxes and no shipping is what put it over the top. So easy."
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Gueorgui P
Eau Claire, WI
Purchased from Mowers Direct
Purchased 3/31/17
REVIEWED
APR.
24
2017
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Very Nice Mower
I can not say enough how awesome this mower is. I have a sloppy yard that was very difficult to mow with my old mower, but the Honda makes it a breeze... Very easy to maneuver and navigate around trees. Love it so far!
Pros: Reliable, Easy To Use, Features, High Quality
Cons: Expensive
Gueorgui Recommends This Honda Mower
Gueorgui's Experience With Mowers Direct
Web Site
5/5

Service
5/5

Shipping
5/5
"I ordered over the phone. It was very pleasant experience. Thank you!"
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Craig S.
Greenwood, MO
Purchased from Mowers Direct
Purchased 11/7/16
REVIEWED
NOV.
29
2016
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Excellent, Quality Mower!
Have only used once to mow and mulch leaves. My first impressions are this mower is a high quality product. My Toro Recycler was starting to wear out after 9 years and decided to go with this mower instead of throwing money at the Toro.

Glad i did, as everyone states very easy to start and engine has plenty of power. No bogging down going through the deep stuff and the Select Drive is similar to the Toro self propelled unit. Overall, pleased with the purchase. Only down side is the... more
Pros: Features, Easy To Use, Quiet, High Quality
Cons: Expensive
Craig Recommends This Honda Mower
Craig's Experience With Mowers Direct
Web Site
5/5

Service
5/5

Shipping
5/5
"Shipped right away and received in 3 days."
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Brian R.
Lubbock, TX
Purchased from Mowers Direct
Purchased 6/9/17
REVIEWED
AUG.
14
2017
1 out of 51 out of 51 out of 51 out of 51 out of 5
Best Walk Behind Mower Ever.
I have always used Toro until this mower. The Honda is hands down, the best walk behind mower I've ever used.
Pros: Reliable, High Quality, I'd Buy It Again, Exceeded Expectations
Cons: None
Brian Recommends This Honda Mower
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Byrdmon
Hampton, MD
Purchased from Mowers Direct
Purchased 6/13/17
REVIEWED
JUL.
11
2017
4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5
Mows And Bags Like A Champ, But A Few Cons
Overall I am very pleased with this mower - It literally started (and continues to start) with the first pull right out of the box. Blade Brake is a game changer and also works perfectly. I live on a very heavily wooded area so there are so many sticks and twigs I'd continuously have to stop for to remove or pick up.. then having to restart my old mower every time.. Blade brake is a God send. Also - if you are into bagging like I am.. I swear this thing has a vacuum underneath it.. as soon as... more
Pros: Reliable, Features, bagging
Cons: Expensive, Heavy, poor traction
Byrdmon Recommends This Honda Mower
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Paul P.
Perrysburg, OH
Purchased from Mowers Direct
Purchased 4/25/17
REVIEWED
JUN.
29
2017
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
The Best Mower I've Ever Owned In My 75 Years Of Living.
Easy starting, very maneuverable and does a great job in cutting the lawn.
Pros: Reliable, Easy To Use, I'd Buy It Again, Exceeded Expectations
Cons: None
Paul Recommends This Honda Mower
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John T.
Crofton, MD
Purchased from Mowers Direct
Purchased 5/16/17
REVIEWED
JUN.
27
2017
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Great Lawn Mower
I have mainly used a Sears lawn mower in the past. I decided to try this Honda mower.

My only concern was that the manual was written with everything necessary but not in the direct order that I needed. So I retyped the manual to be order that I clearly understood. I followed my manual, and the motor started on the first pull every time. I adjusted the motor speed and it cut the grass faster than any of my other lawn mowers. However, it was safe to operate if I concentrated on the mower... more
Pros: Reliable, Features, Easy To Use, Exceeded Expectations
Cons: None
John Recommends This Honda Mower
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Mecos O.
Capitol Heights, MD
Purchased from Mowers Direct
Purchased 5/29/17
REVIEWED
JUN.
26
2017
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Definitely A Great Mower
So I'm not the type to write long reviews, like other people here, so I'll keep it simple

1: Definitely did NOT start on first pull. Started on like the 20th pull, due to fuel not getting to motor (yes, I did EVERYTHING correctly), just had to keep pulling cord.

2: Definitely a great motor, the speed adjustment settings are beautiful and makes cutting grass look like a breeze.

3: Very light mower in the front. Front end will kick up if you go too fast, a minor inconvenience....

4:... more
Pros: Features, Easy To Use, Quiet, Fast
Cons: Expensive, Manuverability, Difficult to clean
Mecos Recommends This Honda Mower
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Chaim T.
Suffern, NY
Purchased from Mowers Direct
Purchased 4/30/17
REVIEWED
JUN.
15
2017
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
It's Amazing!!!!!!!
It works excellent, did a great job. Even though I have a steep property.
Pros: High Quality, Easy To Use, Durable, Fast
Cons: None
Chaim Recommends This Honda Mower
Chaim's Experience With Mowers Direct
Web Site
5/5

Service
5/5

Shipping
5/5
"A smooth buy."
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Trish M
Burlington Twp, NJ
Purchased from Mowers Direct
Purchased 3/29/17
REVIEWED
APR.
25
2017
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Super Mower!
Everything I read about this mower is true. Looks great, performance is awesome. First time owning a self-propelled machine and I just love it. We have bad shoulders, so starting was not a problem at all. This compares to our riding mower pretty well so far. Like I said, just got it so hopefully it will be a good one.
Pros: Reliable, Easy To Use, High Quality, I'd Buy It Again
Trish Recommends This Honda Mower
Trish's Experience With Mowers Direct
Web Site
5/5

Service
5/5

Shipping
5/5
"Easy and quick with the best price."
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Larry K
Columbiana, AL
Purchased from Mowers Direct
Purchased 4/1/17
REVIEWED
APR.
25
2017
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Honda All The Way
Have only mowed twice with it, but it is performing as advertised. There were few options for a residential mower with blade brake clutch, which was a must. I am a long-standing Honda supporter. This is my third Honda mower.
Pros: Reliable, Features, High Quality, I'd Buy It Again
Cons: Packaging, Poor Warranty Explanation
Larry Recommends This Honda Mower
Larry's Experience With Mowers Direct
Web Site
5/5

Service
5/5

Shipping
5/5
"I'm not the computer person, so my wife shopped and compared the Honda mowers via the website, based on our criteria. She gave the website a 10 and received excellent service on the one call we made to Customer Service."
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Charles W.
Webster, NY
Purchased from Mowers Direct
Purchased 3/22/17
REVIEWED
APR.
18
2017
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Great Lawnmower
i just received the mower but as they said it was easy to pull it out of the box, put on the bagger, add oil and gas and it started right up. I only used it for a few seconds to pick up and mulch some leaves as a test and it worked well.
Pros: Features, Durable, Exceeded Expectations, I'd Buy It Again
Cons: Expensive
Charles Recommends This Honda Mower
Charles's Experience With Mowers Direct
Web Site
5/5

Service
5/5

Shipping
5/5
"So far so good, best price I could find, and received mower as expected."
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Robert B.
Johnston, IA
Purchased from Mowers Direct
Purchased 3/25/17
REVIEWED
APR.
17
2017
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Great Mower
Mower is high quality and on the first pull it started out of the box.
Pros: Reliable, Easy To Use, High Quality, I'd Buy It Again
Robert Recommends This Honda Mower
Robert's Experience With Mowers Direct
Web Site
5/5

Service
5/5

Shipping
5/5
"The best company to buy from"
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Henry T.
Bella Vista, AR
Purchased from Mowers Direct
Purchased 3/8/17
REVIEWED
APR.
04
2017
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Great Mower
My last Honda mower made it 32 years, with regular maintenance. Hope this one lasts as long. New features are definite improvement from my old mower. Sad I had to replace my 32 year old Honda mower but this is a great mower.
Pros: Reliable, Easy To Use, High Quality, Price
Henry Recommends This Honda Mower
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Michael T.
El Paso, TX
Purchased from Mowers Direct
Purchased 8/8/17
REVIEWED
AUG.
30
2017
3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5
Disappointed
We use the Honda HRX217VYA and the Toro Super Recycler every day side by side for our mowing business. The Toro blows the Honda out of the water. The Toro Super Recycler cuts cuts so much better than the Honda. The Toro cuts better in side discharge mode, mulching mode and bagging mode. The Personal Pace drive system is also easier to use than the Honda.
Pros: Quiet, Durable, Easy To Store
Cons: Expensive, quality of cut
Michael Does Not Recommend This Mower
Jose, the Lawn Mower Expert
Product Expert
Michael,
Thank you for purchasing both units from us, although I'm sorry the Honda unit didn't live up to your expectations. We appreciate your business and apologize for any inconvenience.
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Greg P
Delta, CO
Purchased from Mowers Direct
Purchased 4/3/17
REVIEWED
APR.
26
2017
4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5
Good But Be Aware The Body Is Not Metal
I really like the blade brake clutch which is one of the primary reasons I purchased this particular mower. The engine operates well and started on the first pull right out of the box. It cuts well and is easy to operate. My only concern is the body is plastic and I wasn't aware of that until after I purchased it on-line. I had looked at competitor products that had a metal body. This one has the appearance of metal but is not. Although it works well now, I am not sure how well it will hold up... more
Pros: Reliable, Features, Light Weight
Cons: Durability, Plastic body
Greg Recommends This Honda Mower
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Tim C.
Edmond, OK
Purchased from Mowers Direct
Purchased 3/11/17
REVIEWED
APR.
03
2017
2 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 5
Ergonomic Nightmare
This machine's self-propel will bring on carpal tunnel syndrome for sure. I am contacting Honda on this because using the thumb levers to operate the self-propel is difficult, and in no time at all a person's thumbs are hurting. It is very uncomfortable! Also, the discharge system doesn't distribute grass clippings well. My old Honda had an optional discharge chute that was very effective. It's a mystery to me why Honda abandoned this method for the current one. I'm sorry, but I have nothing... more
Cons: Expensive, Difficult To Use
Tim Does Not Recommend This Mower
Jose, the Lawn Mower Expert
Product Expert
Tim,
Thank you for the review on this mower. I apologize for the low level of comfort you are experiencing while operating this machine and that the discharge is not to your satisfaction. We will be passing along your concerns to the manufacturer. I appreciate your business with us and I hope we are able to do business again in the future. Thank you again for your purchase and I hope you have a great day.
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Andrew G.
Weslaco, TX
Purchased from Mowers Direct
Purchased 5/27/15
REVIEWED
JUN.
18
2015
4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5
Good Mower
This mower replaced a 13 year old Toro Personal Pace that just wasn't producing the power anymore. The Toro had an electric start and blade brake. I saw that the top of the line HRX had both of those features but I didn't like the way you had to pull on a bar to 'propell' it forward. I saw this mower with the Select Drive and thought it might be comparable to the Toro's Personal Pace. I also hoped that the easy-start reputation that Honda had was true. The electric start on the Toro rarely... more
Andrew Recommends This Honda Mower
Andrew's Experience With Mowers Direct
Web Site
5/5

Service
4/5

Shipping
4/5
"I haven't had to use the Mowers Direct customer service but, their Website and shipping is top notch."
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Phillip F.
Shawnee, OK
Purchased from Mowers Direct
Purchased 4/6/15
REVIEWED
APR.
27
2015
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Nice Mower.
Had Lawn Boy mowers for years. Purchased a Cub Cadet self-propelled as a back-up several years ago. When my last Lawn Boy finally gave up the ghost, started using the Cub Cadet as my primary mower. Good mower, but very heavy. Did my research for a new mower and settled on Honda.

Initially I was looking at electric start, but opted for the model with the blade brake clutch. This makes bagging the grass so much easier since you don't have to stop and then re-start the mower each time. ... more
Phillip Recommends This Honda Mower
Phillip's Experience With Mowers Direct
Web Site
5/5

Service
5/5

Shipping
5/5
"The website was easy to use and the order shipped quickly. I believe I placed the order on a Monday evening and the mower arrived on Thursday. Unpacking the mower was easy, and there were directions inside the top of the box. Unfolded the handles, assembled the bagger, filled the oil, added gasoline and the mower fired-up on the 2nd pull. Will have to change the oil after another 2 mowings of the yard."
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Andrew K.
Ashtabula, OH
Purchased from Mowers Direct
Purchased 2/10/15
REVIEWED
MAY.
10
2015
4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5
Very Nice Mower , But !
The mower itself is very nice . Cuts well, starts easy and the select drive works very well . The brake clutch is the only problem I have with it. You must take the blade control lever and push it all the way to the right, then blade will engage. The problem is as you are mowing you'll hear a snap and the blade disengages. It is a design problem I don't know, but becomes a pain in the butt after a while. Other than that great lawn mower.
Pros: Durable, Easy To Use, Fast, Reliable
Cons: Unreliable
Andrew Recommends This Honda Mower
Andrew's Experience With Mowers Direct
Web Site
5/5

Service
5/5

Shipping
5/5
"Mowers Direct is great."
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Brent L.
Jacobus, PA
Purchased from Mowers Direct
Purchased 3/27/15
REVIEWED
APR.
21
2015
2 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 5
Don't Waste Your Money
This is my second review since my first review was not posted. When this mower arrived at my home, I took it out of the box, added the oil and gas and proceeded to try and start it. I almost forgot, it didn't come with the clippings bag. Way to go Honda! It took me 6 pulls before the engine finally started. I let it run for about 3 to 4 minutes before trying to engage the blades. What a joke.

I pressed the Roto-Stop Button and then pulled the Blade Control Lever (all this as... more
Cons: Low Quality, Expensive
Brent Does Not Recommend This Mower
Jose, the Lawn Mower Expert
Product Expert
Brent,
Brent- We have talked a few times on the Phone and I did call Honda with the information you gave me and was talking to the Rep you talked to at Honda and she advised me that the Service Center did fix your mower. After talking to her, they said the mower should work properly.

If you feel it is not fixed correctly, you can take it back to the dealer for any issues. They never mentioned anything about replacing the mower since the service center did work on it. It is up to the service center to say if the Mower is a lemon and they will contact Honda to get it replaced. I will call you later to discuss.
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Kenneth T.
Bolingbrook, IL
Purchased from Mowers Direct
Purchased 5/26/15
REVIEWED
AUG.
06
2015
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Good Quality But Little Engineering Annoyances...
Very good quality mower cuts and runs well. The paddle variable speed drive system on the handle is a great addition to the old two speed model Honda I owned.

Yet the mower was designed by an engineer that probably doesn't cut his own grass. The discharge bag is larger than the standard paper yard waste bag which makes emptying it difficult and messy.

Also, the clip director door does not seal completely when on mulch and plenty of grass gets behind the door and must be cleaned out when... more
Pros: Features, Reliable, High Quality
Cons: Engineering Quirks
Kenneth Recommends This Honda Mower
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Daniel T.
Universal City, TX
Purchased from Mowers Direct
Purchased 10/8/16
REVIEWED
NOV.
02
2016
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
My Honest Experience
It is a heavy lawnmower so be aware. I was not familiar with rear wheel drive since all I have ever used in the past were front wheel drive so it takes a bit of learning curve. That is not the mower's fault of course. Just heads up for others who have only used front wheel drive.

My last mower had this same Honda engine - reliable, strong engine. I abused it for years and it was still running strong. New mower easy start. Dual mulch blades are significant improvement over single... more
Pros: Reliable, Easy To Use, Features, I'd Buy It Again
Cons: Heavy
Daniel Recommends This Honda Mower
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Quin R.
Rock Hill, SC
REVIEWED
AUG.
07
2016
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Pity Those Who Dont Buy A Honda
My cub cadet broke the first year I owned it I paid 450. Under-powered and unreliable drive system on Cub Cadet. Honda is the best mower I have ever owned. Powerful even when lawn is wet and the drive system is beautiful. It will never rust too! 190 cc engine is just right for any speed you want to cut. Doesn't bog down at all!
Quin Recommends This Honda Mower
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Matt C.
Emmaus, PA
Purchased from Mowers Direct
Purchased 3/5/16
REVIEWED
MAY.
09
2016
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Should Be Rated A+++
Not sure why this mower is not rated an A?!! Shocking! My mower is a treat. I barely have to pull on the cord to get it started. And it's astonishingly quiet for a lawnmower. The blade stop feature is great! I can let go of the handle and the blade stops but the engine runs.

Now, if a branch or debris is blocking my path, I can stop and remove and not have to restart my mower. Dual cutting and mulching blades make mowing easy. Absolutely the best mower out there for those who want to get... more
Pros: Reliable, Features, Quiet, Exceeded Expectations
Matt Recommends This Honda Mower
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Robert S.
Wellington, FL
Purchased from Mowers Direct
Purchased 2/3/15
REVIEWED
APR.
03
2015
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Horse Of A Lawn Mower!
I have a minor blade engagement/linkage issue that was easily remedied.

I live in Florida and decided to adjust the cutting height to 4", the highest available. I cut once and allowed the grass to grow for ten days. With the Florida sun, the grass grew, even under the shade of trees. I cut again and it looked marvelous.

Here is the best news. The grass in our back yard, next to a golf course, grew to about 8" high. That resulted in grass 4" above the cutting blade. ... more
Robert Recommends This Honda Mower
Robert's Experience With Mowers Direct
Web Site
5/5

Service
5/5

Shipping
5/5
"First time buyer, long time wishlister! I really like the site and will use it in the future for odds and ends. I really like the HOW TO tips and videos too."
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Jose, the Lawn Mower Expert
Product Expert
Robert,
Thank you for sharing your experience. We truly appreciate your feedback, and are happy to hear that it's working so well for you. Feel free to stop back and post a follow-up review later. Best wishes, and have a great spring!
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James T.
Coatesville, PA
Purchased from Mowers Direct
Purchased 7/1/16
REVIEWED
SEP.
07
2016
4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5
My Honda Mower
I ordered this mower when my Lawn Boy died. I checked with Consumer Reports and this mower had a great review. I took it out of the box and followed the directions. It runs and cuts like a dream.

control lever on the left side of the frame is in a spot that if you go under low branches, the lever slides into the off position.
Other than that, i love my mower.
James Recommends This Honda Mower
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Mike S.
South Beloit, IL
Purchased from Mowers Direct
Purchased 4/22/15
REVIEWED
MAY.
14
2015
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Best Mower That I Ever Owned
Was interested in a quality mower that would last and do a fabulous job mowing my lawn. Checked a couple of web sites, and that's where I found P.E.D. I ordered my mower, and have had a smile on my face every day after. Thank you.
Mike Recommends This Honda Mower
Mike's Experience With Mowers Direct
Web Site
5/5

Service
5/5

Shipping
5/5
"Great people to work with."
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Joseph B.
Airmount, NY
Purchased from Mowers Direct
Purchased 6/11/16
REVIEWED
JUL.
26
2016
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Great Mower
Assembled easily filled with supplied oil and added gas.

It started on the first pull. It cuts very evenly and mulches without leaving clumps. I have used it twice started on the first pull again. The only possible complaint is the variable speed control on the handle.

It's a little hard for me to keep a constant speed as I walk. This will probably resolve itself as I get used to it. This is my second Honda and I like it allot.
Joseph Recommends This Honda Mower
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Michael D.
Purchased from Mowers Direct
Purchased 5/7/16
REVIEWED
JUN.
01
2016
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Honda Beats John Deer
This lawnmower exceeds all expectations when it comes to reliability, handling and endurance.

The rear wheel drive proves itself over and over to be able to out perform those mowers with front wheel drive.

Had JD stepped up and created this mower, Honda would have still beaten them for quality.
Michael Recommends This Honda Mower
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William H.
Amarillo, TX
Purchased from Mowers Direct
Purchased 4/13/16
REVIEWED
MAY.
06
2016
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Wow
I I'm very impressed! Easy to start, easy to handle, and excellent mowing. This mover totally exceeded my expectations!
William Recommends This Honda Mower
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Ciro P.
Flowermound, TX
Purchased from Mowers Direct
Purchased 7/3/15
REVIEWED
JUL.
28
2015
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Honda Hrx217vya 190cc
This mower operates as I expected it to. I would not have any other brand.
Ciro Recommends This Honda Mower
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Brent L.
Jacobus, PA
Purchased from Mowers Direct
Purchased 3/27/15
REVIEWED
APR.
06
2015
2 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 5
Disappointing Purchase
I've owned a few Honda mowers over the years that were less expensive than this model and worked extremely well. To be honest, I'm very disappointed I spent the money on this mower. When the mower arrived, I took it out of the box, assembled it and added the oil and gas. The mower started up after 6 pulls. I let it run about 3 minutes (according to the user manual) before trying to engage the blades.

After the 3 minutes of run time, I pressed the yellow Roto-Stop Button and then pulled... more
Pros: Easy To Use, Quality Engine
Cons: Expensive, Poorly Designed Roto-stop Button
Brent Does Not Recommend This Mower
Jose, the Lawn Mower Expert
Product Expert
Brent,
We have talked a few times on the phone, and I did call Honda with the information you gave me. I was talking to the rep you talked to at Honda, and she advised me that the service center did fix your mower.

After speaking with her, they said the mower should work properly. If you feel it is not fixed correctly, you can take it back to the dealer for any issues.

They never mentioned anything about replacing the mower, since the service center did work on it. It is up to the service center to determine if the mower needs to be replaced. I will call you later to discuss.
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Michael P.
Westlake, OH
Purchased from Mowers Direct
Purchased 3/31/16
REVIEWED
APR.
25
2016
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
New Honda Experience
I bought this mower to replace a 20 year old Honda. Assembly was no problem. The most difficult part of the assembly was attaching the cloth catch bag to the wire frame but no big deal. My old mower had a chock feature that has been eliminated on the new one and I was a little concerned. Pleasantly surprised by how little resistance there is on the pull rope. The mower started on the very first pull.

The only issue I have is that the self propelled feature is a little finicky. On concrete... more
Michael Recommends This Honda Mower
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