Kubota Z100 Series Mowers Recalled For Fire Hazard

The United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has announced that about 3,850 Kubota Z100 Series Zero Turn Lawn Mowers sold in the United States have been recalled due to a potential fire hazard. The recall was announced on March 20, 2019. The mowers were sold at authorized Kubota dealers nationwide from July 2018 through January 2019 for a cost of between $5,000 and $6,000.

Kubota Z100 Series zero turn lawn mower.

(Photo courtesy of the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission)

According to CPSC, the recall is due to the throttle cable, which makes contact with internal electric wiring posing a threat of a fire.

No accidents or injuries have been reported.

The mowers affected are Kubota Z100 Series gasoline-powered zero turn mowers manufactured in 2018 and 2019.

The models involved in the recall are:

  • Z122EBR-48 serial numbers 21408 to 22007
  • Z121SKH-48 serial numbers 31302 to 32882
  • Z125EBR-54 serial numbers 16242 to 16547
  • Z125SKH-54 serial numbers 29458 to 31138

It is suggested that consumers contact Kubota Tractor Corp. at (800) 752-0290 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. (PT) Monday through Friday or visit the company website at https://www.kubotausa.com.

(Source: United States Consumer Product Safety Commission)

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