Briggs & Stratton Power Products Group, LLC, of Milwaukee, Wis., recalled about 500 Craftsman riding mowers in cooperation with the CPSC.
Hazard: These riding mowers came to consumers with the side discharge chute not fully secured to the mower. Bolts can be forcefully discharged from mower if not properly tightened, posing an injury hazard to consumers.
Incidents/Injuries: The firm received one report of a bolt that discharged forcefully, breaking a window.
|Serial numbers included in this recall|
|2014033403 through 2014034552|
|2014082112 through 2014082861|
|2014149995 through 2014151266|
|2014346290 through 2014346803|
Manufactured in: USA
Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using these recalled riding mowers and contact Sears for a free inspection and repair. Sears is sending consumers letters with information on scheduling an inspection and repair.
Consumer Contact: For additional information, contact Sears at (800) 859-7026 between 8 a.m. and 10 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or visit the firm's website at sears.com.