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John Deere recalls 120R loader

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WSIL -- John Deere wants users to stop using a specific utility tractor loaders because they could pose an injury risk.

The recall involves John Deere model 120R loaders that attach to 2025R tractors. As you can see in the picture below, the recalled loaders are mostly green with yellow accents and the model number (120R) is located on both sides of the loader.

The reason the loader is being recalled is because information about proper ballast when the loader is attached to a John Deere model 2025R tractor was not included in the operator's manual. If improperly ballasted, the tractor can be unstable and create a risk of injury to the operator or bystanders.

The serial number is located on the inside of the left boom arm of the loader. For a list of serial numbers included in this recall, click here.

If you have one of these loaders, stop using it immediately and contact an authorized John Deere dealer for a corrected version of operator's manual.

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