Kawasaki Recalls Off-Road Motorcycles Due to Crash Hazard (Recall Alert)

The motorcycle bolts on model year 2014 KLX110 and KLX110L off-road motorcycles can loosen and come off causing the engine to lock and stop the vehicle.

Consumers should stop using this product unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.

Recall date: Tháng Tư 29, 2014
Recall number: 14-731
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  • Kawasaki KLX110

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    Kawasaki KLX110

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    Kawasaki KLX110L

Recall Summary

Name of product:

Off-Road Motorcycles

Hazard:

The camshaft sprocket bolts can loosen and come off causing the engine to lock and stop the vehicle, posing a crash hazard.

Consumer Contact:

Kawasaki toll-free at (866) 802-9381 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday or online at www.kawasaki.com and click on Recall/Safety Info at the bottom of the page.

Report an Incident Involving this Product

Recall Details

Units

About 611

Description

This recall involves model year 2014 KLX110 and KLX110L off-road motorcycles. The motorcycles have a 110 cubic centimeter engine, a green fuel tank, shroud cover and fenders, a black seat and white side covers. “Kawasaki” is on both sides of the shroud cover. Model numbers are on both side covers directly beneath the seat. KLX110 models have an automatic clutch, a shift pedal and no clutch lever on the handlebars. The seat height for these models is about 27 inches. KLX110L models have a manual clutch, a shift pedal and a clutch lever on the handlebars. The seat height for these models is about 29 inches. The emission label located below the handlebar and behind the number plate on the steering head states that it is a 2014 model.

Incidents/Injuries

None reported

Remedy

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled off-road motorcycles and contact a Kawasaki dealer to schedule a free repair. The repair will consist of replacing the camshaft bolts and the camshaft sprocket cover o-ring.

Sold at

Kawasaki authorized dealers nationwide from July 2013 through March 2014 for about $2,300 to $2,500.

Distributor

Kawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A., of Irvine, Calif.

Manufactured in

Thailand

  • Kawasaki KLX110

  • Kawasaki KLX110L