Kawasaki is Recalling 2009 – 2012 Concourse 14 Police Motorcycles

 

April 6, 2012 – (Motor Sports Newswire) –

Vehicle Make / Model: Model Year(s):
     KAWASAKI / CONCOURS 14 2009-2012
Manufacturer: KAWASAKI MOTORS CORP., U.S.A. Mfr’s Report Date: MAR 29, 2012
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 12V134000 NHTSA Action Number: N/A
Component: ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Potential Number of Units Affected: 273
Summary:
 KAWASAKI IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2009-2012 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.
Consequence:
 IF THE FUSE BLOWS, THE ENGINE MAY STALL INCREASING THE RISK OF A CRASH.
Remedy:
 KAWASAKI WILL NOTIFY OWNERS, AND PROVIDE INSTRUCTIONS TO MITIGATE ELECTRICAL SYSTEM FAILURE, FREE OF CHARGE. THE SAFETY RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN ON OR ABOUT ON OR ABOUT APRIL 9, 2012. OWNERS MAY CONTACT KAWASAKI AT 1-866-802-9381.
Notes:
 CUSTOMERS MAY 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.

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