Riding Lawn Mower Blade Spindle Recall [US & Canada]


Canada FlagUS FlagUS/Washington & Canada/Ottawa: Riding Lawn Mower Blade Spindle Shaft Recall [US & Canada]SureFit recalls an estimated 975 Riding Lawn Mower Blade Spindle Shafts due to component breakage and consequential risk of injury, laceration and property damage, all serious health and safety hazard.

CPSC: http://ht.ly/MUIe30hQltJ; HCSC: http://ht.ly/YfTF30hQlzo

Direct US link: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2018/SureFit-Recalls-Riding-Lawn-Mower-Blade-Spindle-Shafts-Due-to-Impact-Hazard-Recall-Alert

Direct Canada link: http://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2018/65508r-eng.php

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves certain SureFit Riding Lawn Mower Blade Spindle Shafts with model numbers 504-00341 and 504-00346.

The recalled products were sold separately as replacement blade spindle shafts/assemblies in the aftermarket for John Deere Riding Lawn Mowers, as follows:

  • SureFit branded Blade Spindle Assembly, model 504-00341
  • SureFit branded Blade Spindle Assembly, model 504-00346

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s design and retail presentation. Additional images of the recalled Spindle Shafts are pictured on the Web site above.

==> No barcodes, UPCs, item numbers or other identification numbers were listed with this recall notification.

According to the CPSC, the recalled Blade Spindle Shaft can break during lawn mowing operations and the broken Blade pieces can become projectiles. This poses a risk of an impact injury to bystanders or damage to property. SureFit has received one (1) report of Blade Spindle Shaft breaking. No injuries or property damage have been reported.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Spindle Shafts, please do not use them. Instead, kindly contact SureFit for instructions on receiving a free replacement Blade Spindle Shaft. SureFit is also contacting all known owners directly.

If you have any questions about this recall notification, please contact SureFit toll-free at 1-855-971-2299 from 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM, Eastern Standard Time, Monday to Friday and from from 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM, EST, Saturday to Sunday. Alternatively, you can visit the http://www.mtdproducts.com and click on Product Recall at the bottom of the page for more information.

Please note: this is a joint recall from the US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) and Health Canada (“HCSC”).

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected faulty and/or dangerous Riding Lawnmowers or their accessories such as Spindle Shafts, please search for “lawnmower” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Laceration hazards, please search for “laceration” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to products made, marketed and/or sold by SureFit, please search for “SureFit” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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More information about this recall:
CPSC recall number: 18-713
HCSC ID number: RA-65508
Recalls Direct RIN: 9671-2018
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General information:
More recalls? Back to the main Recalls Direct page:
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Visit the Living Safely site:
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Search for a recalled product on the US CPSC Web site [external: new window opens]:
==> https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/

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