Recall date: January 25, 2012
Recall number: 12-094

Recall Summary

Name of product:
Oregon® Replacement Lawnmower Blades
Hazard:
The replacement lawnmower blades can break during normal use, posing a laceration hazard to the user and bystanders.
Remedy:
Replace
Consumer Contact:

For additional information, contact (866) 685-5449 between 6 a.m. and 4 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, or visit the firm's website at www.blount.com

Recall Details Report an Incident Involving this Product

Units:
About 950
Description:

This recall involves Blount lawnmower replacement blades for Ariens 48-inch lawnmowers. The replacement lawnmower blades can break during normal use.

Description:

This recall involves Blount lawnmower replacement blades for Ariens 48-inch lawnmowers. The replacement blades are sold under the Oregon® brand name. "Oregon®," part number "91-003" and "PA" or "PJ" are printed on the surface of the recalled blades.

Incidents/Injuries:

Blount has received seven reports of replacement blades breaking during use. No injuries have been reported.

 
Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using lawnmowers with the recalled blades and return the blades to the store where purchased or directly to Blount for a free replacement.

Sold At:

ndependent lawn and garden sales and service stores nationwide from January 2010 through September 2011 for about $20.

Manufacturer(s):
Blount International Inc., of Kansas City, Mo.
Manufactured In:
United States