facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search
 

John Deere recalls utility vehicles

Feb. 14, 2013 at 12:21 PM   |   Comments

WASHINGTON, Feb. 14 (UPI) -- Outdoor equipment firm John Deere is recalling 4,700 Gator utility vehicles due to an oil filter leak that poses a fire hazard, U.S. regulators said.

The Consumer Product Safety Commission said the recall involves John Deere Gator RSX850i Base, Sport and Trail model recreational utility vehicles manufactured between May 2012 and October 2012.

The vehicles have side-by-side seating and were sold from August 2002 through January 2013 nationwide for $12,900 to $15,500.

Deere & Co. of Moline, Ill., will schedule free inspections and repair through local dealerships. Consumers were advised to stop using the Gator utility vehicles and contact a dealer for an inspection.

Consumers can call 800-537-8233 for information.

Topics: John Deere
© 2013 United Press International, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Any reproduction, republication, redistribution and/or modification of any UPI content is expressly prohibited without UPI's prior written consent.
Most Popular
1
Scrap South Stream, Europe says Scrap South Stream, Europe says
2
New F-35 sustainment system undergoing flight testing New F-35 sustainment system undergoing flight testing
3
Apple to authorities: No iPhone user data, even with a warrant Apple to authorities: No iPhone user data, even with a warrant
4
Boeing to build new passenger spacecraft for NASA Boeing to build new passenger spacecraft for NASA
5
Eni makes major oil find in Ecuador Eni makes major oil find in Ecuador
Trending News
Video
x
Feedback