IF YOU OWN ONE For information about a free replacement step stool, call 800-366-6700 or go to www.cramerinc.com and click on the recall link.
GATOR UTILITY VEHICLES About 4,700 John Deere Gator utility vehicles
sold at John Deere dealers nationwide from August 2012 through January 2013 for
between $12,900 and $15,500. The oil filter can leak, posing a fire hazard.
Pinholes or cracks have been identified in oil filters installed by the engine
supplier which were not manufactured to specification. John Deere has received
four reports of incidents resulting in fires. No injuries have been reported.
IF YOU OWN ONE Contact a John Deere dealer to schedule a free inspection and free repair. John Deere is contacting all registered owners of the recalled utility vehicles directly. Call Deere and Company at 800-537-8233 or go to www.johndeere.com and click on Services & Support for more information.
For the latest information on all recalls, go to Recalls.gov. There you'll find recalls from the Consumer Product Safety Commission, the Food and Drug Administration, and The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, among others.