John Deere 4049R and 4066R Compact Utility Tractor

SIAR Code: 30649
Category: Motor Vehicles, Parts & Accessories
Source: Australian Competition and Consumer Commission
Publication Date: Nov 01, 2019
Risk Level: Serious
Affected Countries: Australia
Product Description: Green and yellow compact utility tractors with “John Deere” and model number printed on the side
Product Brand: Deere & Company / John Deere Limited
Units: 96 affected vehicles
Period Sold: 1 October 2016 - 17 September 2019
Defect Description: The front cab support bolts were not torqued to specification, which may cause them to break, loosen, or fall out of place, which may cause the cab to detach.
Recommendations / Warnings: John Deere will contact all registered owners in writing. Any consumers with affected vehicles should contact their nearest John Deere dealer to arrange for the inspection and repair, free of charge.
Risks: Injuries and Laceration