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Country Clipper Zero Turn Mowers recalled due to Fire Hazard

Recalled Product:

 

Country Clipper Zero Turn Mower with Kohler CV740 or SV740 Engine

 

Hazard:

 

Ignition module grounding connection can fail causing the module to overheat and potentially start melting. This poses a fire hazard.

 

How to Fix:

 

Replace the ignition module and ensure proper ground connection. Customers should stop using the machine immediately and contact a Country Clipper dealer to schedule a free repair.

 

Consumer Contact:

 

Call Country Clipper at 1-800-344-8237 from 8am to 5pm CT time Monday through Friday. Or you can goto Country Clipper's website and look for “Recall Notices” on the left hand side for further instructions.

 

Manufacturer:

 

Shivvers Manufacturing Inc., of Corydon, Iowa

 

Description:

 

Country Clipper Zero Turn Mower Recall 2014
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The recall of Country Clipper Zero Turns were made in 2012, 2013 and 2014. The effect mowers are equipped with the 27 horsepower Kohler Command CV740 or Kohler Courage SV740 twin cylinder engines. The Command engine is dark gray and has the name and model number on a label on the side of the engine near the air filter. The Courage engine has a black engine shroud and has the name and model number on the top of the shroud. The recalled mowers are steered by either a joystick or two steering control levers. The recalled mowers were manufactured from October 2011 to May 2014 and include the model names Challenger, Charger, Edge, Jazee, Jazee Pro and Jazee Pro DLX.

 

Effected Models:

 

-Recalled September 24th 2014.

-Estimated 1,650 units in the U.S. and 261 in Canada.

The mower model number and manufacture date are on the mower serial number plate on the side frame rail by the foot floor pan on the driver's right side.

 

The following model years and model numbers are recalled:

 

 

Model Year 2012

Model Year 2013

Model Year 2014

2748KOJ-SR225

2752KOJ-SR400

2752KOJ-505

2748KOJ-SR375

2752KOJ-SR500

2752KOT-505

2748KOT-SR225

2752KOT-SR400

2760KOJ-505

2752KOJ-SR225

2752KOT-SR500

2760KOJ-1035

2752KOJ-SR375

2760KOJ-SR400

2760KOJ-1505

2752KOJL-SR375

2760KOJ-SR500

2760KOT-505

2752KOT-SR225

2760KOJ-SR1030

2760KOT-1035

2752KOT-SR375

2760KOJ-SR1500

2760KOT-1505

2760KOHJ-SR375

2760KOT-SR400

 

2760KOHT-SR375

2760KOT-SR500

 

2760KOJ-SR375

2760KOT-SR1030

 

2760KOJ-SR1025

2760KOT-SR1500

 

2760KOJ-SR1220

 

 

2760KOJ-SR1220L

 

 

2760KOT-SR375

 

 

2760KOT-SR1025

 

 

2760KOT-SR1220

 

 

 

 

Reported Injuries/Incidents:

 

Shivvers Manufacturing has received reports of four Country Clipper lawn mower ignition modules overheating and melting. No injuries have been reported.

 

Sold at:

 

These Country Clipper Zero Turn Mowers were sold nationally in the U.S. and Canada by Authorized Country Clipper Dealers from October 1st, 2011 to May 31st, 2014 for between $5,300 and $9,500.

 

 

To report a dangerous product or a product-related injury go online to www.SaferProducts.gov or call CPSC's Hotline at (800) 638-2772 or teletypewriter at (301) 595-7054 for the hearing impaired. Consumers can obtain news release and recall information at www.cpsc.gov