Consumer product recall

Bobcat ZS4000 and Kubota Stand-on Zero Turn Lawnmowers recalled due to Injury Hazard

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Bobcat and Kubota branded stand-on zero-turn lawnmowers
Consumer products - Injury hazard
What to do

Immediately stop using the recalled products and bring to a Bobcat or Kubota dealer for inspection and repair.

Affected products

This recall involves Bobcat and Kubota branded stand-on zero-turn lawnmowers. The affected models are listed in the table below.


The following products are affected:

Supplier / Brand

Model Number

Serial Numbers



999400100981, 999400100985, 999400101039 thru 999400101040, 999400101046



999400201103 thru 999400201104, 999400201110, 999400201117, 999400201149



999400301262, 999400301274, 999400301321, 999400301324, 999400301327, 999400301351, 999400301362, 999400301366



999400400752, 999400400757, 999400400760, 999400400774, 999400400778, 999400400779, 999400400785, 999400400791, 999400400794, 999400400796, 999400400813



14558 thru 14565



14569 thru 14576


The dampers installed on the steering system of the mower may prevent the control levers from returning to the neutral position and the Operator Presence switch will not activate and stop the engine and blades which could cause a crash or laceration hazard to the operator or bystanders.

As of October 25, 2023, the company has received no reports of incidents in Canada, and no reports of injuries. In the United States, the company has received no reports of incidents and no reports of injuries.

What you should do

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled stand-on lawnmower and bring to a Bobcat or Kubota dealer for inspection and repair.

For more information, consumers can contact Bobcat Customer Service by telephone at 1-800-743-4340 from 7:30am to 4:30pm CT Monday through Friday, or visit the company website and click on “Recalls” at the bottom of the page (for Bobcat vehicles).

Joint recall with Health Canada, the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (US CPSC) and Bobcat.

Please note that the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act prohibits recalled products from being redistributed, sold or even given away in Canada.

Health Canada would like to remind consumers to report any health or safety incidents related to the use of this product or any other consumer product or cosmetic by filling out the Consumer Product Incident Report Form.

This recall is also posted on the OECD Global Portal on Product Recalls website. You can visit this site for more information on other international consumer product recalls.

Additional information


Number Sold

The company reported that 29 units of the affected products were sold in Canada and approximately 796 were sold in the United States.

Time Period Sold

The affected products were sold from March 2023 to August 2023.

Place of Origin

Manufactured in the United States

Original published date:
Alert / recall type
Consumer product recall
Consumer products - Other

Manufacturer / Supplier

Doosan Bobcat North America, Inc.

West Fargo, North Dakota

United States

Published by
Health Canada
General public
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