John Deere Utility Vehicle Recall [Canada]

Canada HCSC RecallCanada/Ottawa: Deere & Co. recalls some John Deere RSX850i Recreational Utility Vehicles due to fire, injury hazards. HCSC: http://ht.ly/gqtGo

Direct link: http://cpsr-rspc.hc-sc.gc.ca/PR-RP/recall-retrait-eng.jsp?re_id=1755

Additional information:John Deere RSX850i Recreational Vehicles
Health Canada/Santé Canada (“HCSC”) reports this recall involves some John Deere RSX model Gator Recreational Utility Vehicles with model types RSX850i Base 4X4, RSX850i Sport 4X4 and RSX850i 4X4 Trail, manufactured between May 2012 and October 2012.

Each Recreational Vehicle has side-by-side seating for two people and made available in Realtree Hardwoods HD Camo, olive and black or traditional green and yellow color schemes. The model is located on the hood of the Recreational Vehicle.

The Utility Vehicles with the following serial numbers are subject to this recall. The serial number is on the rear frame above the receiver hitch.

  • 1M0850TB++M010013 through 1M0850TB++M010768
  • 1M0850TS++M010001 through 1M0850TS++M011932
  • 1M0850TT++M010001 through 1M0850TT++M012765

According to HCSC, fuel line connectors in the engine compartment of the recalled Utility Vehicles may not have been properly connected. If the connectors separate, the engine would stall and fuel would be sprayed in the engine compartment. Fuel could also continue to be sprayed while attempts are made at re-starting the engine. Fuel leakage could result in a fire causing property damage and/or personal injury.

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