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Recall - John Deere Lawn Tractors and Transmissions

Web posted on September 20, 2017

This recall involves John Deere model D105 lawn tractors with serial numbers beginning with 1GXD105E, and service transmissions sold by John Deere authorized dealers for use in the D105 lawn tractor.

A complete list of serial numbers included in this recall can be found at the firm's website. The lawn and garden tractors are green and yellow with yellow rims. The model number can be found on the side of the hood of the tractor.

The serial number is located on the frame of the machine above the left rear tire.

A gear in the transmission can fail, posing a crash hazard that could result in serious injury or death.

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled lawn tractors and contact the nearest John Deere dealer to make arrangements for a free repair.

As of September 11, 2017, Deere & Company has received no reports of incidents or injuries in Canada. In the United States, the Deere & Company has not received any reports of incidents or injuries.

Approximately 1,200 of the recalled lawn tractors and 33 service transmissions were sold in Canada and approximately 25,000 of the recalled lawn tractors and 500 service transmissions were sold in the United States.

The recalled lawn tractors and service transmissions were sold from February 2016 to July 2017 in Canada. The recalled lawn tractors were sold from February 2016 to July 2017 and the service transmissions were sold from March 2016 to August 2017 in the United States.

The affected product was manufactured in the United States by Deere & Company Moline, Illinois, United States. Distributed through John Deere Canada ULC, Grimsby, Ontario. Canada.

For more information, consumers may contact Deere & Company at 1-800-537-8233 between 8:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. ET, Monday through Friday and between 9:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. ET Saturday, or visit the firm's website and select Product Recall Information on the drop-down menu under Services & Support.

Consumers may view the release by the US CPSC on the Commission's website (US CPSC to provide link).

For more information on this or other Health Canada consumer product advisories, warnings, and recalls, visit the website at

Please note that the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act prohibits recalled products from being redistributed, sold or even given away in Canada.

To report consumer product incidents to Health Canada, visit the website for reporting instructions.

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