Simplicity Deflector Chute Recall Alert


July 17, 2015

This recall involves ten models of Briggs & Stratton Simplicity Riding Mowers, Garden Tractors and Mower Decks. The deflector chute on the mowers and garden tractors fails to meet voluntary safety standards that prevent projectiles from being expelled. This poses a risk of injury to consumers from projectiles. Click to read more.
Briggs & Stratton Recall Alert for Simplicity Riding Mowers, Garden Tractors and Mower Decks.

Name of product: Briggs & Stratton Simplicity Riding Mowers, Garden Tractors and Mower Decks

 

Hazard: The deflector chute on the mowers and garden tractors fails to meet voluntary safety standards that prevent projectiles from being expelled. This poses a risk of injury to consumers from projectiles.

 

Remedy: Repair. Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled products and contact a Briggs & Stratton dealer to schedule a free repair.

 

Consumer Contact: Briggs & Stratton at (800) 227-3798 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, or visit the firm’s website at www.briggsandstratton.com and click on “Recalls and Notifications” for more information. Dealers can be found using the dealer locator at www.simplicitymfg.com.


Learn more by reading the official recall alert.