Deere & Company / John Deere Limited — John Deere 4049R and 4066R Compact Utility Tractor
What are the defects?
The front cab support bolts were not torqued to specification, which may cause them to break, loosen, or fall out of place, which may cause the cab to detach.
What are the hazards?
If the cab support bolts fail, the cab may fail to protect the operator from injury in the event of a rollover.
What should consumers do?
John Deere will contact all registered owners in writing. Any consumers with affected vehicles should contact their nearest John Deere dealer to arrange for the inspection and repair, free of charge.
To find your nearest authorised dealer, visit https://dealerlocator.deere.com/servlet/country=AU
Authorised John Deere dealers
- 1 October 2016 - 17 September 2019
Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.