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Rover Pro Cut 560

Rover Pro Cut 560

3.7 from 27 reviews · View Statistics

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brian

brian

  • 273 reviews
  • 75 likes

sick of it

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Bought the rover lawnmower from bunnings warehouse in north Wollongong . at first it was alright then next thing is known the bolts get loose then the air filter top fell off - about a year lately the air filter broke down the lower end and now the thing that changes the level is broken which likely going to cost too much money to fix
Conclusion : my advice is to buy a better mower

Date PurchasedMar 2009
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Christine

ChristineMelbourne

  • 14 reviews
  • 17 likes

Not impressed

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we do not have a huge lawn but big enough (plus nature strip) and have used this mower maybe 5 times as winter meant less grass growth.
Suddenly it started belching out balck smoke and cutting out. The start up is very hit and miss. The mower is 5 months old.

Took it to a Rover service agent who tried to tell me it was due to 'old fuel'. Working in petro chemicals, i know that standard quality unleaded fuel (ie without ethanol) stored correctly does not go off. They use this as a catch all excuse
A service check will take at least 5 weeks. so no mower during spring and $600 wasted.

Next time I'll buy the more reliable $200 Millers Falls Billy Goat. That was fine for 5 years cutting huge tracks of grass over imperfect terrain

Date PurchasedMay 2016
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little weed

little weedSydney

  • 2 reviews
  • 3 likes

MTD/Rover 560 pro cut with 910 engine - - yuch

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Great Frustration

Great FrustrationCaboolture

  • 5 reviews
  • 8 likes

Everything is garbage these days

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rosh69

rosh69sydney

Going back to the honda

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Have owned it for 7 months, been in shop 3 times.All with problems wiyh the drive belt. Which is not good for a contractor. Would not buy another rover.Stay away from belt driven self propelleds.With the money you spend it's not worth it, would rather spend the few hundred dollars more and get a reliable mower.
Good cut. Good in wet weather as grass goes into catcher but that's it
Belt drive is no good

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Headman704
Headman704

3 year old XDS46 self propelled mower which has cost me almost twicw as much of the purchase price in repairs - back turning wheel, drive belt (3 times) and fuel line._Never again Rover!!!

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Don't waste your money.......

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Every thing has broken on this mower . Been a contractor for 8 years now and this would have to be the worst mower I have ever got . You would think for $1000 aus you would get a lot more .
It was back to the shop 7 times in 14 weeks please don't waste your money on The new rover there not made like they used to be

Fell apart and rover will not give me a refund or replace it they said they will keep fixing it up for me at no cost but the down time without that mower is no good to me . No mower no money .

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Yeah i used to do all of that but the new ones from about 2007 are just garbage and getting worse.

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Colhard

ColhardNZ

  • 2 reviews
  • 4 likes

Bad

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Works well but let down by poor quality. I understand the are built in Australia and China. Mine was built in China.....
Does a great job, nice finish to the lawn
Poor quality. Within 6 months of ownership, drive cable broke, catcher handle broke, rear wheels spin inside tyres, roll pin through drive axle broke, rear wheel bearings collapsed, original star washers which hold the wheels on kept working loose - replacements hold good, and blades are expensive

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Philip

Philipasked

The handle assembly feel off and i can't work out how to put it back together again?

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Karunathilaka G.asked

performance of Rower model 30328

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petrol on/off switch

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Details

CategoryPetrol Lawn Mowers
Price (RRP) $999.00
Power SourcePetrol
FeaturesMulching Capability, Self-Propelled and Side Discharge
Catcher Type Rigid
Cutting Deck MaterialAluminium Alloy
Cutting Width560 mm
Number of Blades4
Manufacturer Warranty4 year(s)
Engine / Motor
Engine NameRover OHV 910
Engine TypeOHV (Overhead Valve)
ManualDownload manual

  • GTIN12: 931328110790

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