Recall: RTV-X series utility vehicles
On 2017-11-30, the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) published a recall regarding RTV-X series utility vehicles due to a potential injury hazard. This product sold new beginning in June 2015 for about $15000 to $25000.
About 30,000 units are involved in this Kubota Tractor utility vehicle recall. Learn more and find out what to do if you own this product below.
This was the 15th recall of products in the Hunting & Utility Vehicles, incld ROV category in 2017.
Since 2005, there have been approximately 80 similar recalls,
involving about 900,000 product units.
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What is the problem?
The seat belt stays can break, posing an injury hazard to consumers in the event of a crash.
How can I tell if I own this product?
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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 the recalled vehicles and contact an authorized Kubota dealer to schedule a free repair. The firm is contacting consumers directly.
Kubota at 800-752-0290 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. PT Monday through Friday or online at www.kubota.com and click on More, then Safety and then Safety Notices for more information.
Incidents & Injuries Reported as of Recall Date
Kubota has received three reports of seat belt stays breaking worldwide. No incidents have been reported in the U.S. No injuries have been reported.
+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.
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