Name of product:
Cub Cadet 2011 Commercial Zero Turn Mowers

Fuel can leak from the vent valve grommet on top of the fuel tank during operation, posing a risk of fire.

Recall date:
April 29, 2013
About 2,100
Consumer Contact:

Cub Cadet; toll-free at (888) 848-6038, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Saturday, or online at and click on "Product Recalls" for more information.

Recall Details


This recall involves eight 2011 model Cub Cadet commercial zero turn lawn mowers. Models included in the recall are: M54-KH, M60-KH, M60-KW, M72-KW, S6031-KW, S7237-KW, TANK L48 and TANK L60.  Mowers included in the recall were manufactured between January 2011 and December 2011. A label located on the frame under the foot rest lists the model number and the month and year date of manufacture (DOM).


Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled mowers and contact an authorized Cub Cadet service dealer for a free repair. Cub Cadet is contacting its customers directly.


Cub Cadet has received 106 reports of fuel leaking or seeping from the top of the tank, including one report of a fire. No injuries have been reported.

Sold At:

Independent Cub Cadet dealers nationwide from January 2011 through January 2013 for between $7,700 and $18,700.


MTD Products Inc, of Cleveland, Ohio


MTD Products Inc, of Cleveland, Ohio

Manufactured In:
United States
Recall number: