John Deere Recalls Gator Utility Vehicles Due to Fire Hazard

The oil filters in John Deere Gator RSX850i Base, Sport and Trail models can leak due to pinholes or cracks in oil filters. The vehicles were manufactured between May and October 2012.

Los consumidores deben dejar de este producto a menos que se indique lo contrario. Es ilegal revender o intentar revender un producto de consumo retirado del mercado.

Fecha del retiro: febrero 14, 2013
Número del retiro: 13-725
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    John Deere Gator RSX850i Sport utility vehicle

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Resumen del retiro

Nombre del producto:

Utility Vehicles

Riesgo:

The oil filter can leak, posing a fire hazard. Pinholes or cracks have been identified in oil filters installed by the engine supplier which were not manufactured to specification.

Contacto para los consumidores:

Deere and Company; at (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 and click on Services & Support for more information.

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Detalles del retiro

Unidades

About 4,700

Descripción

This recall involves John Deere Gator™ RSX850i Base, Sport and Trail model recreational utility vehicles manufactured between May 2012 and October 2012. They have side-by-side seating for two people and were available in Realtree® Hardwoods™ HD Camo, olive and black, or traditional green and yellow. RSX850i is located on the hood. The serial number is on the rear frame above the receiver hitch. Utility vehicles with the following serial numbers are included in this recall:

 

Model

Serial Number Range

RSX850i Base

1M0850TB++M010009 thru 1M0850TB++M010778

RSX850i Sport

1M0850TS++M010001 thru 1M0850TS++M012077

RSX850i Trail

1M0850TT++M010001 thru 1M0850TT++M012867

Incidentes/Lesiones

John Deere has received four reports of incidents resulting in fires. No injuries have been reported.

Remedio

Consumers should stop using the recalled utility vehicles and contact a John Deere dealer to schedule a free inspection and free repair. John Deere is contacting all registered owners of the recalled utility vehicles directly.

Vendido en

John Deere dealers nationwide from August 2012 through January 2013 for between $12,900 and $15,500.

Fabricado por

Deere & Company of Moline, Ill.

Fabricación en

United States

  • John Deere Gator RSX850i Base utility vehicle

  • John Deere Gator RSX850i Trail utility vehicle

  • John Deere Gator RSX850i Sport utility vehicle

  • Serial number location