2,200 Exmark Riding Mowers Recalled

The recalled Exmark riding mowerExmark riding mowers are being recalled because faulty bearings can cause crashes. Image: CPSC

More than 2,000 Exmark Quest riding lawn mowers have been recalled because faulty bearings can cause crashes.

The Consumer Product Safety Commission has recalled 2,200 Exmark Quest ZRT Riding Mowers because bearings can fail and cause crashes.

Exmark has received 18 reports of crashes, though no injuries. Exmark dealers nationwide sold the mowers from March 2009 through April 2010 for between $4,200 and $4,400.

If you own a recalled mower, stop using it and contact an Exmark dealer to schedule a free repair. 

If you’re all set for mowing, check out these tips to keep your mower sharp and your lawn well-maintained.