Are Murray lawn mowers any good?

4.0 out of 5 starsYou get what you pay for but it’s surprisingly durable. I purchased the Murray expecting it to die out after a year or two. It was cheap (bought mine at a Walmart) and I needed a lawnmower when I bought my first home in 2012. From 2012 to 2015, I had zero problems starting the lawn mower.

What year is my Murray?

The year the mower was manufactured is represented as the first digit, and the day of the year it was produced is represented by the last three digits. For example, if the date code is “4156,” the mower was produced in 2004, on the 156th day of the year. The date code could also indicate 1994.

Are Murray riding lawn mowers still made?

Briggs apparently is still manufacturing mowers under the Murray name.

Where are Murray lawn tractors made?

Where are Murray lawn mowers manufactured? According to the Briggs & Stratton website, three of its six engine manufacturing and assembly plants produce the engines found in the Murray line of push and riding lawn mowers. The manufacturing plants are located in the states of Wisconsin, Missouri and Kentucky.

Who made Murray lawn tractors?

Murray was an American company whose assets are now owned by Briggs & Stratton and Dorel Industries. The corporate brand is a descendant of the Murray Ohio Manufacturing Company, which manufactured bicycles and lawn and garden equipment.

How old is my Murray snowblower?

On Murray-made machines, there is a Date Code that is usually 4 digits, where the first digit identifies the Year (you need an idea of the decade, mostly 1990s) and the last 3 digits identify the sequential day within the year. For example, if the Date Code is 5240, the first character, 5, identifies the Year.

Who make John Deere mowers?

MTD makes all of the store brands (i.e., a mower that might have the Home Depot name on it), along with MTD, Dynamark, YardPro, Weed Eater, Noma, and Sears Craftsman. Murray makes MTD. MTD makes the low end (non-commercial) John Deere tractors. John Deere makes all John Deere.

Who is yard machine made by?

Yard Machines® Since 1958 when the first lawn mower rolled off the line, MTD has been designing easy-to-use outdoor power equipment and building a reputation for quality and dependability second to none. Yard Machines® provides the equipment you need to get yard work done.

Where can I get parts for my Murray Riding mower?

Whether you’re looking for a new part for your Murray lawn mower, snow blower, or riding mower, we have the parts you to fix your Murray equipment. Select a category below, or use our easy Murray Parts Lookup with exploded parts diagrams.

What kind of side discharge does a Murray push mower have?

After some looking around, I deciding to purchase the MURRAY PUSH LAWN MOWER 22” SIDE DISCHARGE. This mower is similar to other push mowers I have used and worked with in the past. It consists of a metal frame.

What kind of engine does a Murray lawn mower have?

The M22500 comes with a 12” high rear wheel for added maneuverability to power over your uneven lawn. It offers a Briggs & Stratton 500 Series Engine with a Prime N’ Pull E-Z Starting system for your convenience.

Where is the jackshaft on a Murray lawn tractor?

The Jackshaft housing is connected to the drive shaft, which is connected to the pulley driven by the belts and engine. Below the Jackshaft Housing, the blade adapter, blade, washers and blade nut are attached to the drive shaft. The Jackshaft Housing does include the bearing and a zerk fitting.