Question about Husqvarna WE261 960220007 26 190CC Weed Eater Rear Engine Rider Mower

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Battery was dead. Charged it up. Mower starts and runs rough, surging and bucking. However, When I started it and disconnected the battery, it immediately smoothed out, running perfectly.....super smooth? What could it be?

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    Kprime Mar 28, 2015

    That's curious, I'll have to think on that tonight

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One of the cells in the battery is probably not working, and the charge is leaking off.
That may be why you had to charge it.
A new battery should solve both problems.

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Sounds like you have a short or have put a cable in the wrong spot
disconnect and try again

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