JOHN DEERE RECALLS FRONTIER ROTARY TILLERS
Jan. 18, 2021
Rural Lifestyle Dealer reports:
John Deere has recalled Frontier model rotary tillers citing injury risks, according to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission.
The recall involves around 1,740 units of Frontier-branded rotary tillers for use with compact utility tractors sold in the U.S. and about 140 sold in Canada.
"Frontier" and model RT1142, RT1149, RT1157, RT1165, RT1173, RT1181, RT3042, RT3042R, RT3049, RT3049R, RT3062, or RT3062R are printed on the back of the tiller.
The tillers manufactured in India were sold at John Deere dealers nationwide from May 2019 through November 2020 for between about $2,000 and $3,200.