John Deere Recalls Utility Vehicles Powered by Kawasaki Engines Due to Fire Hazard

The fuel filter in Gator utility vehicles with Kawasaki engines can leak.

Fecha del retiro: noviembre 15, 2012
Número del retiro: 13-706
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    John Deere Gator (TM) utility vehicle

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    Recalled Fuel Filter for Kawasaki Motors engines

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Resumen del retiro

Nombre del producto:

Utility Vehicles

Riesgo:

The fuel filter can leak, posing a fire hazard.

Contacto para los consumidores:

Deere and Company; (800) 537-8233, from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, and Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. ET or www.johndeere.com

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Detalles del retiro

Unidades

About 4,340

Descripción

This recall involves John Deere TH, TS and TX-model Gator™ utility vehicles that have Kawasaki FE, FH and FJ series engines. The model information is located on the vehicle’s cargo box. Only utility vehicles with the below serial numbers are included in this recall. The serial number is on the vertical frame directly below the driver’s seat.

 

Serial Numbers:
1M04X2SJ++M070915 to 1M04X2SJ++M072247
1M04X2XC++M070040 to 1M04X2XC++M070213
1M04X2XD++M070314 to 1M04X2XD++M072731
1M06X4HD++M070049 to 1M06X4HD++M070372

 

Kawasaki Motors is recalling the filters used in these utility vehicle engines, and lawn mower engines that use the recalled filters, also.

Incidentes/Lesiones

None reported.

Remedio

Consumers should stop using utility vehicles with the recalled engines and contact a John Deere dealer to have the fuel filter replaced. John Deere is contacting all registered owners of the recalled utility vehicles directly.

Vendido en

John Deere dealers nationwide from November 2011 to August 2012 for between $6,600 and $9,400.

Fabricado por

Deere & Company of Moline, Ill.

Fabricado por

Kawasaki Motors Corp. USA of Grand Rapids, Mich.

Fabricación en

U.S.

  • John Deere Gator (TM) utility vehicle

  • Recalled Fuel Filter for Kawasaki Motors engines

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