John Deere recalls tractors because of brake arm issues


LOUISVILLE, Ky. — John Deere is recalling several of its riding lawn tractors.

The company said the brake arm can fail, causing a crash, the Consumer Product Safety Commission reported.

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Free repair being offered

The tractors were sold at Home Depot, Lowes and other dealers across the country from May 2015 through August 2015. They cost between $1,700 and $2,700.

The recall involves models D110, D125, D130, D140, D155, D160 and D170 tractors. The serial numbers begin with 1GXD.

The CPSC said to stop using the tractors immediately and call a John Deere dealer for a free repair. 

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Call the company at (800) 537-8233 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET Monday through Friday and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. ET Saturday for more information.

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