November 20, 2008

Defect in Clarke UK Ltd John Deere Turbo Charged Diesels Engine

  • Type of Notification: Counterfeiting
  • FM Approval Status: Not FM Approved

Alert Summary

Clarke Fire Protection Products, Inc. (Clarke UK, Ltd.) Initiates Diesel Engine Fire Pump Driver Inspection Campaign

Clarke UK Ltd, which prepares diesel engines for use on sprinkler pumps, indicates there is a possible latent manufacturing defect in John Deere 4045TF 4 cylinder turbo charged diesel engines.

For more information about the inspection campaign, please visit and its news page at

Using This Product?

If you suspect you are in possession of any of the affected equipment listed above bearing the FM Approvals certification marking, please bring that to the attention of:

Robert Lovell

Norwood, MA, United States

+1 (1) 781-255-4820