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Scag Liberty Z Recalled due to Fire Hazard

Product Recalled:

4400 Units of Scag Liberty-Z Zero Turn Lawn Mowers



The gas tank can start leaking which poses a fire hazard.


How To Fix:

Owners of the Scag should stop using the recalled mowers immediately. Contact Scag Power Equipment of your local authorized deal for an immediate free repair. All registered known owners have been contacted thru the dealer network.


Consumer Contact:

Call Scag Power Equipment at 844-491-4859 from 8am to 4:30pm CT Monday thru Friday. Contact your local dealer where you bought the mower or visit Scag's Online Recall Page.

Scag Liberty-Z Zero Turn Lawn Mower Recalled August 25th 2015 Recalled Scag Liberty-Z location of model label

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Scag Power Equipment produces the Liberty-X in the USA and are a subsidery of Metalcraft of Maryville, Maryville Wisconsion



Recalled on August 25th 2015 this recall involves two models of Scag Liberty-Z. The model and serial numbers are located on a vertical plate underneath the operators seat. On the plate below the seat "Scag" is printed in red letters, "Liberty Z" printed in white letters and there is also a blue "Z". The Scag Liberty Z has an orange frame with orange and black steering handles. Also the mowers front and rear wheels are black with orange rims.


Effected Models:

-Model SZL48-22KT with serial numbers ranging from K7100001 through K7102353.

-Model SZL52024KT with serial numbers ranging from K7100001 through K7202020.


Reported Injuries/Incidents:

There have been 5 reported incidents of leaky gas thanks and no injuries have been reported.


Sold At:

Scag Power Equipment authorized dealers nationwide from October 2014 to May 2015 for an MSRP of $4500.

To report a dangerous product or a product-related injury go online to 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


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