Kawasaki Recall of Certain Model Year 2008 – 2011 Ninja ZX-10R and 2009 – 2012 Ninja ZX-6R Motorcycles

Washington, DC—(ENEWSPF)—February 24, 2012

Summary:  Kawasaki is recalling certain model year 2008-2011 Ninja ZX-10R, and 2009-2012 ninja AX-6R motorcycles manufactured from December 14, 2007 through July 26, 2011.  Due to a manufacturing error, the regulator/rectifier may insufficiently charge the battery.

Consequence:  If the battery discharges, the motorcycle may stall without warning, increasing the risk of a crash.

Remedy:  Kawasaki will notify owners, and dealers will replace the voltage regulator, free of charge.  The Safety Recall is expected to begin on or about February 27, 2012.  Owners may contact Kawasaki at 949-770-0400.

Notes:  Customers may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s Vehicle Safety Hotline at 888-327-4236 (TTY: 800-424-9153); or go to http://www.safercar.gov.

Source: dot.gov