Exmark Lazer Z EFI Zero Turn Radius Riding Lawn Mowers

SIAR Code: 20272
Category: Lawn/Garden Supplies
Notifying Country: United States of America
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Publication Date: Dec 06, 2004
Product Origin Country: United States of America
Manufacturer: Exmark
Defect Description: Exmark Recall of Lazer Z Zero Turn Radius Riding Lawn Mowers
Recall Alert
U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission
Office of Information and Public Affairs Washington, DC 20207
December 6, 2004 Alert #05-520
CPSC, Exmark Announce Recall of Lazer Z Zero Turn Radius Riding Lawn Mowers
The following product safety recall was conducted voluntarily by the firm in cooperation with the CPSC. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.
Name of Product: Lazer Z EFI zero turn radius riding lawn mowers
Units: 1,215
Manufacturer: Exmark Manufacturing of Beatrice, Nebraska
Hazard: Due to the location of the fuel line on the Lazer Z EFI riding mowers a hole can develop resulting in a fuel leak that could present a fire hazard.
Incidents/Injuries: No reports of injury or property damage.
Description: The 2004 Model Lazer Z zero-turn (ZRT) riding mowers with 60-inch and 72-inch decks are equipped with electric fuel injection engines as follows:
Model Serial Range Description
Suggested Retail Price
LZ28KC604 440000-500539 28HP ZRT w/60" deck
$11,099 LZ28KC724 440000-500612
28HP ZRT w/72" deck $11,432
All products are equipped with a foldable roll-over protection bar. The model and serial number decal can be found on the frame below the seat.
Sold at: Authorized Exmark dealers sold these riding lawn mowers nationwide from July 2003 to September 2004.
Manufactured in: United States
Remedy: Consumers should stop using these Exmark riding mowers and contact their local Authorized Exmark Service Dealer to schedule a time to install a free replacement fuel line. For more information, contact Exmark at (800) 479-8379 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday. Consumers can also visit the firm's web site at
Exmark has notified registered owners directly.