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Old 07-31-2001, 11:02 PM
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Honda HR214 Bogs down??

I have a Honda HR214, and it has started to bog down alot while mowing. I would expect this if the grass was too high, but I try to cut it atleast once a week....any ideas what could be causing this??

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Old 08-01-2001, 03:32 AM
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sharpen your blade, the mower doesn't have to work as hard
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Old 08-06-2001, 11:12 PM
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Try replacing your air filter first and don't overfill crankcase with oil. Honda riders are generally a little down on power anyway. You may have an idler problem as well.
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Old 08-15-2001, 11:10 AM
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Maybe the governor linkage is bent or out of adjustment. There may be some chaff around the linkage also. Just another thing to check. Good luck.
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The blade break clutch bearing could be rusted so its working against its self. I have run into this frequently on Toro's also.
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