The John Deere company has recalled a specific model of lawn tractor because the transmission could fail, causing a crash hazard.  

The US Consumer Product Safety Commission says the recall involves the John Deere model D105 lawn tractors with serial numbers beginning with 1GXD105, and service transmissions sold by John Deere authorized dealers for use in the D105 lawn tractor.

According to the USCPSC, there have been no reports of any injuries, however customers should immediately stop using the lawn tractors in question and contact a John Deere dealer for a free repair.

These tractors were sold at  John Deere dealers, Home Depot and Lowe’s stores nationwide from February 2016 through July 2017 for about $1,500.  The service transmissions were sold by John Deere authorized dealers from March 2016 through August 2017 for about $300.

Credit CPSC