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Kawasaki Kl650e Recalls

There have been 2 recalls on Kl650e vehicles in recent years. The latest was issued on 2009-02-20 due to a problem with the wiring. Approximately 16167 vehicles were involved. Since 2002, Kl650e's have experienced approximately 3 recall(s) due to hazards with various components, including the manifold/header/muffler/tail pipe. See a list of recalls for your model year below.

IMPORTANT NOTE: Also check the list of Additional Kawasaki Models to the right. At times, the manufacturer or the NHTSA may use slightly different model names, or group models together by series.

Recalled Kawasaki Kl650e vehicles

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Detailed Recall Information for Kawasaki Kl650e

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2009-02-20 (Published by NHTSA on 2009-02-20)
Recall Summary: KAWASAKI IS RECALLING 16,167 MY 2008-2009 KLR 650 (KL650E8F/L, KL650E9F/L) MOTORCYCLES. WIRES IN THE WIRING HARNESS MIGHT BE DAMAGED DUE TO RUBBING CONTACT WITH A PORTION OF THE MOTORCYCLE FRAME.
Hazard: THIS COULD RESULT IN LOSS OF ELECTRICAL POWER TO THE ENGINE CREATING A RISK OF A CRASH RESULTING IN INJURY OR DEATH.
Remedy: DEALERS WILL INSPECT AND IF NECESSARY REPLACE THE MAIN WIRING HARNESS FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL BEGAN ON FEBRUARY 24, 2009. OWNERS MAY CONTACT KAWASAKI AT 866-802-9381.
Additional Info: CUSTOMERS MAY ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S VEHICLE SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), OR GO TO HTTP://WWW.SAFERCAR.GOV .
NHTSA Source: http://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/recalls/recallresults.cfm?start=1&SearchType=QuickSearch&rcl_ID=09V062000
   
2009-02-19 (Published by NHTSA on 2009-02-19)
Recall Summary: KAWASAKI IS RECALLING 16,167 MY 2008-2009 KLR 650 (KL650E8F/L, KL650E9F/L) MOTORCYCLES. THE MUFFLER ASSEMBLY IS SECURED TO THE FRAME OF THE MOTORCYCLE BY TWO BOLTS. IT IS POSSIBLE THAT HEAT EXPANSION CYCLES OF THE MUFFLER, COMBINED WITH VIBRATION FROM VEHICLE OPERATION MAY CAUSE LOOSENING OF THE MUFFLER MOUNTING BOLTS.
Hazard: IF THE BOLTS LOOSEN COMPLETELY, IT IS POSSIBLE FOR THE MUFFLER TO SEPARATE FROM THE MOTORCYCLE, CREATING A RISK OF A CRASH RESULTING IN INJURY OR DEATH.
Remedy: DEALERS WILL REMOVE THE PAINT FROM THE MUFFLER MOUNT TABS AND REPLACE THE MOUNT BOLTS, NUT, AND WASHER FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL BEGAN ON FEBRUARY 23, 2009. OWNERS MAY CONTACT KAWASAKI AT 866-802-9381.
Additional Info: CUSTOMERS MAY ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S VEHICLE SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), OR GO TO HTTP://WWW.SAFERCAR.GOV .
NHTSA Source: http://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/recalls/recallresults.cfm?start=1&SearchType=QuickSearch&rcl_ID=09V059000
   
2007-10-16 (Published by NHTSA on 2007-10-16)
Recall Summary: ON CERTAIN MOTORCYCLES, INSUFFICIENT TIGHTENING OF THE MUFFLER MOUNTING BOLTS COULD ALLOW THE BOLTS TO LOOSEN.
Hazard: IF THE BOLTS LOOSEN COMPLETELY, IT IS POSSIBLE FOR THE MUFFLER TO SEPARATE FROM THE MOTORCYCLE AND CREATE THE POTENTIAL FOR A CRASH.
Remedy: DEALERS WILL TIGHTEN TWO MUFFLER MOUNTING BOLTS TO THE PROPER TORQUE FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL BEGAN ON OCTOBER 22, 2007. OWNERS MAY CONTACT KAWASAKI AT 1-866-802-9381.
Additional Info: CUSTOMERS MAY ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S VEHICLE SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), OR GO TO HTTP://WWW.SAFERCAR.GOV.
NHTSA Source: http://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/recalls/recallresults.cfm?start=1&SearchType=QuickSearch&rcl_ID=07V486000
   
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Additional Kawasaki Models

Recalls have also been issued under these model names:
Bn 125 A4Bn125
Bn125 A5Concours 14
DrifterEj650 E3
Ej650 E3lEx250
Ex250f18Ex250f18l
Ex250f19Ex250f19l
Ex250f6fEx250f6fl
Ex250f7fEx250f7fl
Ex250j8fEx250j8fl
Ex250jcfEx250jcfa
Ex250jcfalEx250jcfl
Ex300Ex650c9f
Ex650cafEx650ecf
Ex650ecflKl250g9f
Kl650aKl650e8f
Kl650e8flKle650ccf
Kle650ccflKlr650
Klx250Klx250s
Klx250t9fKlx250t9fl
NinjaNinja 300
Ninja Zx 10rNinja Zx 6r
Nomad FlVersys
Vn1500Vn1500 E5
Vn1500 E6Vn1500 E7
Vn1500 E7lVn1500 L4
Vn1500 L4lVn1500 L5
Vn1500 L5lVn1500 N3
Vn1500 P1Vn1500 P2
Vn1500 P2lVn1500 R3
Vn1500 R3lVn1600 A1
Vn1600 A1lVn1600 A2
Vn1600 A2lVn2000 A1
Vn2000 A1 LVn800 A10
Vn800 B8Vn800 B8l
Vn800 B9Vn900b6f
Vn900b6flVn900b7f
Vn900b7flVn900b8f
Vn900b8flVn900b9f
Vn900b9flVn900c7f
Vn900c7flVn900c8f
Vn900dVn900d6f
Vn900d6flVn900d7f
Vn900d7flVn900d8f
Vn900d8flVulcan
Vulcan 1500Vulcan 1700 Vaquero
Vulcan 1700 VoyagerVulcan 2000
Z125 ProZg1400a8f
Zg1400a8flZg1400b8f
Zg1400b8flZr1000daf
Zr1200 A1Zr1200 A1/l
Zrx1200 AZx 10r
Zx1000 C1Zx1000 C1 L
Zx1000d6fZx1000d6f/l
Zx1000e9fZx1000jbf
Zx1000jbflZx1000kbf
Zx1000kbflZx1200 A1
Zx1200 A1lZx1200 A2
Zx1400a6fZx14a6f
Zx14a6flZx14a7f
Zx14a7faZx14a7fal
Zx14a7flZx600 K1
Zx600 K1lZx636 B1
Zx636 B1lZx636 B2

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