The Exmark Manufacturing Company recalls Exmark Commercial Walk-Behind Mowers
- Starting date:
- December 10, 2013
- Posting date:
- December 10, 2013
- Type of communication:
- Consumer Product Recall
- Outdoor Living
- Source of recall:
- Health Canada
- Laceration Hazard
- General Public
- Identification number:
Joint recall with Health Canada, the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (US CPSC) and The Exmark Manufacturing Company.
Exmark Commercial Walk-Behind Mowers
This recall involves 2013 Exmark 76-centimetre (30-inch) walk-behind mowers identified by model number ECKA30 and serial numbers ranging from 313605897 to 313660824. The phrases “Commercial 30” and “Exmark” are printed on the front of the black and red mower. “Exmark” is also printed on the side of the mower. The model and serial numbers are located on a decal affixed to the engine base above the left rear tire.
The mower’s blade can break posing a laceration hazard to the user and other nearby.
Neither Health Canada nor Exmark has received any reports of incidents or injuries related to the use of these mowers.
Approximately 334 units of the recalled mowers were sold in Canada and approximately 6,900 in the United States at Exmark dealers nationwide.
Time period sold
The recalled mowers were sold from January 2013 through October 2013 in Canada and from November 2012 through October 2013 the United States.
Place of origin
Manufactured in Mexico.
The Exmark Manufacturing Company
What you should do
Consumers should stop using the mower immediately and contact an authorized Exmark service dealer for repair.
To locate an authorized Exmark service dealer, consumers may contact Exmark toll-free at 1-800-667-5296 from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. CST Monday through Friday or visit the firm’s website.
Consumers may view the release by the US CPSC on the Commission’s website.
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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