John Deere Limited—TH, TX, and TURF Series Gator™ Utility Vehicles (Model Year 2012)

PRA number

2012/13402

Published date

Product description

The recalled Gator utility vehicles are green with yellow seats and wheels. Models TH, TX, and TURF are included in this recall.
Gator
Filter
Identifying features
1M04X2XD++M070630 to 1M04X2XD++M072593 1M06X4HD++M070137 to 1M06X4HD++M070222 1M0TURFJ++M070580 to 1M0TURFJ++M070723

Other identifying numbers

1M04X2XD++M070630 to 1M04X2XD++M072593
1M06X4HD++M070137 to 1M06X4HD++M070222
1M0TURFJ++M070580 to 1M0TURFJ++M070723

What are the defects?

The fuel filter (installed between the fuel tank and fuel pump) on the Kawasaki engine in the utility vehicle may not have been manufactured within required specifications and may leak fuel.

What are the hazards?

The fuel filter can leak, posing a fire hazard.

What should consumers do?

Stop using the utility vehicle until the repair has been performed and notify any person who may be operating the unit of this situation. Consumers should contact a John Deere dealer as soon as possible to make arrangements to have the utility vehicle repaired. This service will be performed at no cost.

Supplier

Deere & Company / John Deere Limited

Traders who sold this product

John Deere dealers

Where the product was sold

Nationally

Recall advertisements and supporting documentation

Responsible regulator

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.