This recall involves Husqvarna®, Poulan Pro®, Jonsered®, Craftsman®, Yardworks®, Murray®, and Brute® brand walk-behind gas powered lawn mowers with Briggs & Stratton 7.25 HP engines. The operator presence control bar can malfunction and cause the engine and blades to continue to operate when they should shut off, posing an injury hazard to the operator. This recall affects about 235,000 units that were sold at Lowe’s, Sears and other hardware stores, home centers and equipment dealers nationwide from November 2015 through August 2016.
To date, there have been 53 reports of the engine not shutting off once the control bar was released.
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