The following recall has been announced:
DETAILS: D100 Lawn tractors manufactured by Deere & Company of Moline, Ill., and sold at John Deere dealers, Lowe’s, and Home Depot stores nationwide, except California, from October 2010 through September 2011.
WHY: Hardware used to hold the brake assembly to the transmission housing can break. This can cause the brakes to fail.
INCIDENTS: No injuries have been reported.
HOW MANY: About 5,200.
FOR MORE: Contact Deere & Company at 800-537-8233 or visit the firm’s website at www.johndeere.com.