Kawasaki issues recall for certain 2012-2013 models
August 28, 2013
Manufacturer: Kawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A.
Kawasaki is recalling certain model year 2012-2013 Concours 14 police
motorcycles. The additional police accessories may cause the 30-amp
main fuse to blow. Also, the additional police wiring harness may chafe
leading to a short, which may blow the main fuse.
If the fuse blows, the engine may stall increasing the risk of a crash.
Kawasaki will notify owners, and dealers will correct the electrical
system problems, free of charge. The manufacturer has not yet provided a
notification schedule. Owners may contact Kawasaki at 1-866-802-9381.
This campaign is an expansion of recall 12V-134.
Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety
Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY
1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.
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