Name of Product: Lawn and garden tillers

Hazard: The tiller’s transmission shift rod and clip can come into contact with the control cable during shifting and cause the tiller to unintentionally move forward or backward, posing a risk of bodily injury and/or laceration.

Remedy: Repair

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled tillers and return it to the nearest Husqvarna dealer for a free repair.

Consumer Contact: Husqvarna toll free at (877) 257-6921 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, email or online at and click on “Latest Press” for more information.

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Units: About 24,000

Description: This recall involves Ariens®, Husqvarna®, Jonsered® and Poulan Pro® brand rear tine tillers used for plowing, cultivation and ridging gardens and lawns. The tillers have an engine to power the wheels and the rear tines, an operator handle with forward and reverse transmission and tilling widths ranging from 17 to 19 inches. “Sold at” section. The brand name is printed on the side of the tiller.  They were sold in red, orange and yellow/black colors. The following model and serial numbers are included in the recall.

Brand Name     Model Number      Serial Number Range

Ariens              A600DRT

                                                     101514MXXXXX through


Husqvarna       CRT900, CRT900L

                       DRT900, DRT900E,


Jonsered          J208C14, J208D14

Poulan Pro      PRRT900

Incidents/Injuries: No incidents or injuries have been reported.

Sold at: Hardware stores, home centers and independent outdoor power equipment dealers from October 2014 through May 2015 for between $600 and $850.

Manufacturer: Husqvarna Consumer Outdoor Products N.A. Inc., of Charlotte, N.C.

Manufactured in: United States

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