About Frontier FM3012, GM1060, GM1072, GM1084, GM1190, GM3060, and GM3072 grooming mowers

Recall Date: 9/4/2019

This recall involves John Deere’s Frontier-branded grooming mowers for use with compact utility tractors. “Frontier” and model FM3012, GM1060, GM1072, GM1084, GM1190, GM3060 or GM3072 are printed on the mower. A complete list of serial numbers included in this recall along with the location of the serial number is available at: www.JohnDeere.com/FrontierMowerRecall.

Consumer Contact

Deere & Company at 800-537-8233 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET Monday through Friday and Saturday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. ET, or online at www.deere.com and click on Recalls under the Parts & Service drop-down menu for more information.

Retailers

  • John Deere dealers nationwide from April 2018 through May 2019 for between $3,100 and $16,700.

Manufacturers

  • Manufactured for Frontier, a brand name of Deere & Company, by Woods Equipment Company of Oregon, IL.

Made In

  • United States

Number of Units Sold: About 730 (in addition, about 20 were sold in Canada)

Recalls From Other Countries

Hazards

  • Incorrect assembly of the mower’s drivelines can prevent the safety shield from spinning independently, posing an entanglement injury hazard to consumers.

Injuries

  • None reported

Resolution, Remedy, Fix

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled mowers and contact an authorized John Deere dealer for a free repair. John Deere is contacting all known purchasers directly.

Resolution Options

  • Repair

Report an incident with Frontier FM3012, GM1060, GM1072, GM1084, GM1190, GM3060, and GM3072 grooming mowers

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Sources: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2019/John-Deere-Recalls-Frontier-Grooming-Mowers-Due-to-Entanglement-Injury-Hazard-Recall-Alert