Skip to main content

John Deere Recalls Frontier Grooming Mowers Due to Entanglement Injury Hazard (Recall Alert)

  • Recalled John Deere’s Frontier Flex-Wing Grooming mower
  • Recalled John Deere’s Frontier Grooming mower
Name of Product:
Frontier FM3012, GM1060, GM1072, GM1084, GM1190, GM3060, and GM3072 grooming mowers
Hazard:

Incorrect assembly of the mower’s drivelines can prevent the safety shield from spinning independently, posing an entanglement injury hazard to consumers.

Remedy:
Repair
Recall Date:
September 04, 2019
Units:
About 730 (in addition, about 20 were sold in Canada)
Consumer Contact

Deere & Company at 800-537-8233 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET Monday through Friday and Saturday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. ET, or online at www.deere.com and click on Recalls under the Parts & Service drop-down menu for more information.

Recall Details

Description:

This recall involves John Deere’s Frontier-branded grooming mowers for use with compact utility tractors. “Frontier” and model FM3012, GM1060, GM1072, GM1084, GM1190, GM3060 or GM3072 are printed on the mower. A complete list of serial numbers included in this recall along with the location of the serial number is available at: www.JohnDeere.com/FrontierMowerRecall.

Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled mowers and contact an authorized John Deere dealer for a free repair. John Deere is contacting all known purchasers directly.  

Incidents/Injuries:

None reported

Sold At

John Deere dealers nationwide from April 2018 through May 2019 for between $3,100 and $16,700.

Manufacturer(s):

Manufactured for Frontier, a brand name of Deere & Company, by Woods Equipment Company of Oregon, IL.

Manufactured In:
United States
Recall number:
19-778
Choose Your Recall Emails Get Notified About Each Recall via Email.
fast-track-branding

This recall was conducted, voluntarily by the company, under CPSC’s Fast Track Recall process. Fast Track recalls are initiated by firms, who commit to work with CPSC to quickly announce the recall and remedy to protect consumers.

About the U.S. CPSC
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is charged with protecting the public from unreasonable risks of injury or death associated with the use of thousands of types of consumer products. Deaths, injuries, and property damage from consumer product incidents cost the nation more than $1 trillion annually. CPSC’s work to ensure the safety of consumer products has contributed to a decline in the rate of deaths and injuries associated with consumer products over the past 40 years. Federal law bars any person from selling products subject to a publicly announced voluntary recall by a manufacturer or a mandatory recall ordered by the Commission.
For lifesaving information:
SaferProducts.gov