Planned obsolescence in its earnest.

  • 1
  • Problem
  • Updated 5 months ago
  • In Progress
Archived and Closed

This conversation is no longer open for comments or replies and is no longer visible to community members.

Husqvarna blade since early spring of 2011 or 7+ seasons.


Your blade after 22 minutes of work on already manicured lawn

Design flaws at engineering level not even topic of conversation right now. Well, here is the simplest solution possible - find outside company who makes quality blades, test, certify and stop BSing customers.
Photo of Roger Kaputnik

Roger Kaputnik

  • 260 Points 250 badge 2x thumb
  • Shafted...

Posted 5 months ago

  • 1
Photo of Amber F.

Amber F., Official EGO Rep

  • 65,038 Points 50k badge 2x thumb
Official Response
Roger, we appreciate your point of view, but please know that this is in no way an intentional "planned obsolescence." If you are having any issue with your blade whatsoever, we urge you to call us at 1-855-346-5656. That said, we'd like to thank everyone for chiming in on this conversation. We've taken all of your feedback into consideration for future generations of the tools and if we do make any changes, we'll be sure to notify everyone here. We feel that there has been enough discussion on this for now and are closing this conversation. Thank you again for all of your time and effort everyone!