feedback
facebook page
Follow Me on Pinterest
twitter page
google plus page
rss feed

Recalled Product

Item detail and remedy information

Search Recalls or Browse by Category
Consumer Products (?)
Food & Health (?)
Vehicles (?)

Recall: John Deere Zero-turn Lawn Mowers

email
email

On 2015-12-22, the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) published a recall regarding John Deere Zero-turn Lawn Mowers due to a potential fire hazard. This product sold new beginning in August 2015 for about $4800 to $6500.

About 200 units are involved in this Deere & Company (John Deere) lawn mower recall. Learn more and find out what to do if you own this product below.

This is the 8th recall of products in the Riding Mowers & Yard Tractors category in 2015. Since 2005, there have been approximately 50 similar recalls, involving about 700,000 product units.

Check My Lawn Mower  |   See Other Recalled Riding Mowers & Yard Tractors

John Deere Zero-turn Lawn Mowers
Image of Recalled John Deere zero-turn lawn mower 076411
Image of Recalled John Deere zero-turn lawn mower fuel hose (highlighted in purple) 837684
Image of Recalled John Deere zero-turn lawn mower product identification number location 208697
Note: The recalling company may not have provided images for every model. Please review the detailed description below.

Company Contact Information:

Website: deere.com
Phone: (800) 537-8233

Do you work for a company involved with this recall? Contact us to learn how you can control data, information and ads shown on this page.

What is the problem?

A fuel hose could have been cut during manufacturing, allowing fuel to leak, posing a fire hazard.

How can I tell if I own this product?

This recall involves John Deere models Z445, Z645, Z655, and Z665 zero-turn mowers with serial numbers beginning with 1GXZ, manufactured from August 10, 2015 through September 9, 2015. A complete list of serial numbers included in this recall is on the firm's website. The mowers are green and yellow with yellow wheels. The model number is on the front of the machine, near the operator footrest. The serial number is located behind the seat, in front of the engine.

These items were sold new+ at John Deere independent dealers nationwide from August 2015 through November 2015 for between $4,800 and $6,500.

What should I do if I own this recalled product?

First, stop using the item.

Then, add the item to a free, private Items I Own account. This will enable you to easily access the CPSC and recalling company's remedy instructions as well as track your progress toward getting the item returned or fixed. Click "I Own THIS Item" to continue.

The CPSC provides the following remedy information:

Consumers should immediately stop using these recalled zero-turn lawn mowers and contact a John Deere dealer for a free repair. After identifying four reports of cut fuel hoses during the manufacturing process, John Deere is contacting all registered owners of the recalled lawn mowers directly.

Deere and Company at (800) 537-8233 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET Monday through Friday and Saturday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. ET or online at www.deere.com then click on USA, then select Product Recall Information on the drop-down menu under Services & Support for more information.

Advertisement

Incidents & Injuries Reported as of Recall Date

No incidents or injuries have been reported.

Back to Top


+WeMakeItSafer cautions consumers that recalled items may have been acquired at different locations, prices and times than specified in the CPSC recall announcement. This is especially true for items purchased in online marketplaces, resale shops or yard sales. More information may be available at CPSC.gov.

Advertisement

Own a Different Lawn Mower?

Add it to Items I Own,™ and our system will check it for past recalls, then keep checking daily, so you don't have to. Click "I Own a Similar Item" to continue.

Items I Own™ is a free WeMakeItSafer service.

Latest Safety Recalls

Select image for details, including additional styles.

 

Advertisement

Comments

Do you have comments or questions about this recall? Share them here.

Note: The recalling companies may not be monitoring these comments; they should be directed toward the public. Community Guidelines apply.

comments powered by Disqus
Back to Top

Similar Products Recalled Recently:

See All Similar Recalls
2017-12-12
John Deere Compact Utility Tractors
2017-11-15
Bush Hog HDE Riding Lawn Mowers
2017-09-20
John Deere D105 lawn tractors and service part transmissions
2017-01-25
Field & brush mowers
2016-09-02
John Deere Backhoe Attachments For Compact Utility Tractors


Sources may include: Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), Health Canada and companies involved with this or a related recall.

Search Recalled Products or Browse by Category
Consumer Products (?)
Food & Health (?)
Vehicles (?)
Latest Product Recalls
Consumers
Register Products
Check for Recalls
Find Resources
Brands & Retailers
Connect to Customers

Consignment Sales
Check Inventory
Install Recall Finder
Take Safety Pledge

Home Inspectors
Check Appliances
Developers
APIs & Feeds
Recall Search for Web
Recall Search for Mobile
Facebook Apps

Researchers
Product Recall Statistics
About
Company
Contact
Press
Blog

Social
Facebook
Twitter