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Toro® recalls equipment with Kohler Engines
- Starting date:
- May 23, 2014
- Posting date:
- May 23, 2014
- Type of communication:
- Consumer Product Recall
- Household Items
- Source of recall:
- Health Canada
- Fire Hazard
- General Public
- Identification number:
Kohler engines used in Toro and Exmark mowers and compact utility loaders
This recall involves various Toro and Exmark mowers and compact utility loaders. The Toro ZRT mowers are red and black. The Toro Dingo compact utility loaders are red and black with the exception of model 22321G which is green. The Exmark Lazer ZRT and Pioneer Series mowers are red and gray and the Exmark Navigator mower is red and gray with a white hopper.
The model and serial numbers are found in the following locations:
- For the Toro ZRT and Exmark ZRT riding mowers, on a metal plate on the front of the mower below the seat,
- For the Toro Dingo compact utility loaders, on a metal plate on the front right,
- For the ExmarkNavigator riding mowers, on a metal plate below the hopper on the right hand side.
|Description||Model Number||Serial Number Range|
|Toro 5000 Series Z Master||74915||290000101 through 313000776|
|Toro 5000 Series Z Master||74916||312000101 through 313000227|
|Toro Dingo TX 427 Narrow Track||22321||290000101 through 313000200|
|Toro Dingo TX 427 Wide Track||22322||290000101 through 313000200|
|Exmark Lazer Z Advantage Series||LZA27KC604||863426 through 898201|
|Exmark Lazer Z Advantage Series||LZAS27KC524||793094 through 897026|
|Exmark Lazer Z Advantage Series||LZAS27KC604||791555 through 897538|
|Exmark Lazer Z E-Series||LZE27KC604||921923 through 980310|
|Exmark Lazer Z E-Series||LZE740KC604||312600125 through 313663278|
|Exmark Lazer Z S-Series||LZS27KC524||921598 through 975695|
|Exmark Lazer Z S-Series||LZS27KC604||920112 through 980915|
|Exmark Lazer Z S-Series||LZS740KC604||312600217 through 313641889|
|Exmark Lazer Z X-Series||LZX27KC526||921823 through 981002|
|Exmark Lazer Z X-Series||LZX27KC606||923098 through 978414|
|Exmark Lazer Z X-Series||LZX740KC526||312602676 through 312646532|
|Exmark Lazer Z X-Series||LZX740KC606||312600721 through 312653486|
|Exmark Lazer Z||LZZ27KC526||790624 through 896949|
|Exmark Lazer Z||LZZ27KC606||790100 through 897610|
|Exmark Navigator||NV27KC||933690 through 971876|
|Exmark Navigator||NV740KC||312603656 through 312654022|
|Exmark Pioneer S-Series||PNS740KC604||312600117 through 313664863|
The Kohler engine electrical system can fail and may cause a fire hazard.
The firms have received reports of 28 incidents with the recalled mowers and compact utility loaders. None of the incidents originated in Canada.
Health Canada has not received any reports of consumer incidents or injuries to Canadians related to the use of these recalled mowers and compact utility loaders.
Approximately 343 recalled units were sold in Canada.
Time period sold
The recalled units were sold from 2009 to 2013 at authorized Toro and Exmark dealers across Canada.
Place of origin
Manufactured in the United States.
Recalled engines were manufactured by: Kohler Engines
The units utilizing recalled engines: The Toro Company
The units utilizing recalled engines: Exmark Manufacturing Company, Inc.
What you should do
Consumers should stop using the recalled products immediately and contact a Toro or Exmark dealer to have them replace the identified electrical components.
For more information, consumers may contact Toro toll-free at 1-855-340-7689 or Exmark toll-free at 1-800-667-5296, from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. CT Monday through Friday or visit the Toro website and click on Product Recall Information on the bottom right-hand side of the page.
Please note that the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act prohibits recalled products from being redistributed, sold or even given away in Canada.
Health Canada would like to remind Canadians to report any health or safety incidents related to the use of this product or any other consumer product or cosmetic by filling out the Consumer Product Incident Report Form.
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