CPSC, Toro Company Recall Riding Lawn MowersJul 16, 2003 | www.safetyalerts.com
The following product safety recall was conducted by the firm in cooperation with the CPSC. Consumers should stop using the product immediately unless otherwise instructed.
Name of Product: TimeCutter Z Riding Lawn Mowers
Manufacturer: Toro Company, of Bloomington, Minn.
Hazard: The actuator arm could fail, resulting in a loss of transmission control and risk of personal injury.
Incidents/Injuries: One consumer reported loss of control resulting in a tip over. The consumer received a black eye, along with cuts and bruises.
Model Serial Range Description
74301 230000001-230003210 14 HP 38-inch cut zero-turn radius tractor
74325 230000001-230000500 16 HP 42-inch cut zero-turn radius tractor
74330 230000001-230003070 16 HP 42-inch cut zero-turn radius tractor
74350 230000001-230001145 17 HP 42-inch cut zero-turn radius tractor
The model and serial number decal can be found on the frame below the seat.
Sold At: Authorized Toro dealers sold these tractors nationwide from January 2003 to April 2003 for between $2700 and $3300.