Honda vs Briggs

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by mtdman, Jul 9, 2003.

  1. mtdman

    mtdman LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,143

    I have purchased a few accessory machines (dethatcher, aerator, etc) that had a Briggs or a Honda engine available. The Hondas are usually a bit more by a few hundred dollars. I've never heard anything bad about either engine, so what's the difference? Is one better than the other, or is the price difference just an import thing? I've always gotten the cheaper Briggs, and never had a problem. Any thoughts?


  2. The Lawn Boy Pro

    The Lawn Boy Pro LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,217

    Well the small engine Hondas usually come with OHV now, and hey run soooooooo much smoother and quieter than briggs. Last a LOOOOOOOOOOOOONG time too.
  3. dcondon

    dcondon LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,246

    I think anything that honda makes is great !!! Just my 2 cents:)
  4. Rustic Goat

    Rustic Goat LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,194

    HONDA, end of discussion!

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