Kawasaki Recall of certain 2017 Versys-X 300 motorcycles

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

WASHINGTON, D.C. – July 28, 2017 – (Motor Sports Newswire) –

Defective Tail/Brake Light Assembly

Without a working tail/brake light, there is an increased risk of a crash.

NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V465000

Manufacturer: Kawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A.

Components: EXTERIOR LIGHTING

Potential Number of Units Affected: 1,888

Make Model Model Year(s)
KAWASAKI VERSYS 2017

Summary: Kawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A. (Kawasaki) is recalling certain 2017 Versys-X 300 motorcycles. A loose tail/brake light socket may allow the bulb to fall out.

Remedy: Kawasaki will notify owners, and dealers will replace the tail/brake light socket, free of charge. The manufacturer has not yet provided a notification schedule. Owners may contact Kawasaki customer service at 1-866-802-9381.

Notes: 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.

Source: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

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