Toro Recalls Recycler Mowers Due to Injury Hazard (Recall Alert)

Mowers were assembled with an incorrect blade driver and blade combination, which can cause the blade to break, resulting in an injury hazard.

Recall date: April 16, 2015
Recall number: 15-729
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  • 2015 Toro 22-inch Walk Power Mower

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    2015 Toro 22-inch Walk Power Mower

  • Model and serial numbers are located on a decal affixed to the rear of the machine

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    Model and serial numbers are located on a decal affixed to the rear of the machine

Recall Summary

Name of product:

Walk behind power mower

Hazard:

Mowers were assembled with an incorrect blade driver and blade combination, which can cause the blade to break, resulting in an injury hazard.

Consumer Contact:

Toro toll-free at (844) 521-2384 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday or online at www.toro.com and click on Product Recall at the bottom right-hand side of the page for more information.

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Recall Details

In conjunction with

Units

About 800 in the US and 100 in Canada

Description

The 2015 22-inch walk-behind power mower has a red base on four wheels, a black motor and handle, and a white bag attached for catching the clippings. A black plate on the front of the mower says “Toro Recycler 22.” Model number 20337 and a serial number are located on a decal affixed to the rear of the machine. Recalled mowers have serial numbers ranging from 315000101 to 315000983.

Incidents/Injuries

No reported incidents.

Remedy

Consumers should stop using the mowers immediately and contact a Toro dealer to schedule a free repair.

Sold at

Hardware, lawn and garden stores nationwide in February and March 2015 for about $450.

Importer(s)

The Toro Company of Bloomington, Minn.

Manufactured in

Mexico

  • 2015 Toro 22-inch Walk Power Mower

  • Model and serial numbers are located on a decal affixed to the rear of the machine