Kubota Zero Turn Lawn Mower Recall [US]


US FlagUS/Washington: Kubota Zero Turn Lawn Mower Recall [US]Kubota Tractor Corporation, of Grapevine, Texas recalls an estimated 11,670 Kubota branded Zero Turn Riding Mowers due to suspected rollover protective structure (“ROPS”) loosening and/or detachment failure and consequential risk of injury and/or property damage in the event of a rollover event, all serious safety hazards.

CPSC: http://ht.ly/LUqY30n0kWL

Direct link: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2019/Kubota-Recalls-Zero-Turn-Mowers-Due-to-Injury-Hazard-Recall-Alert

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves certain model year 2017 through 2018 Kubota Z400 and Z700 series Diesel-Powered Zero Turn Riding Mowers.

The recalled Riding Lawn Mowers were sold in orange and black and have the brand, “Kubota” imprinted on the front and side of the unit. The model number can be found on the side of the unit and on the data plate on the side of the unit. The individual serial number can also be found on the data plate, as follows:

  • Kubota Z400 Series
    • Z411KW-48, sold with a serial number range between 12823 and 14587
    • Z421KW-54, sold with a serial number range between 15715 and 18795
    • Z421KWT-60, sold with a serial number range between 16864 and 20127
  • Kubota Z700 Series
    • Z723KH-2-48, sold with a serial number range between 50001 and 50176
    • Z724XKW-2-48, sold with a serial number range between 50007 and 51131
    • Z724KH-2-54, sold with a serial number range between 50004 and 50284
    • Z724XKW-2-54, sold with a serial number range between 50003 and 51130
    • Z725KH-2-60, sold with a serial number range between 50001 and 50657
    • Z726XKW-2-60, sold with a serial number range between 50008 and 52361

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s design and retail presentation. Additional images of the recalled Zero Turn Riding Mowers can be found on the Web site/sites listed above.

According to the CPSC, the rollover protective structure (“ROPS”) on the recalled Mowers can loosen and fail to protect the operator in a rollover accident, posing a risk of injury to the operator.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Zero Turn Riding Lawn Mowers, please do not use them. Instead, please contact an authorized Kubota dealer for a free inspection and free repair of the rollover protective structure.

If you have any questions about this recall notification, please contact Kubota Tractor Corporation toll-free at 1-888-458-2682 from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM, Central Time, Monday to Friday. Alternatively, you can visit the company’s Web site at http://www.kubotausa.com and click on the “Contact” link to send Kubota an e-mail or click on “More” link, then click on “Safety”, then again on “Safety Notices” for more information. In addition, Kubota is contacting all known (i.e., registered) purchasers directly.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected faulty and/or dangerous Lawn Mowers, please search for “mower” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Rollover hazards, please search for “rollover” 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 Kubota Tractor Corporation, please search for “Kubota” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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More information about this recall:
CPSC recall number: 19-723
Recalls Direct RIN: 10945-2018
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