Kawasaki Recall of certain Ninja H2 SX SE motorcycles

Kawasaki Recall - 2018 Kawasaki Ninja H2 SX SE

WASHINGTON, D.C. – September 20, 2018 – (Motor Sports Newswire) –

Kawasaki Recall: Center Stand may Drop Unexpectedly

The dragging center stand can cause a loss of control, increasing the risk of a crash.

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V580000

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

Components: STRUCTURE

Potential Number of Units Affected: 390

Make Model Model Year(s)

Summary: Kawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A. (Kawasaki) is recalling certain 2018 Kawasaki Ninja H2 SX SE (ZXT02BJ) motorcycles. The pin for the center stand spring may have been improperly welded, and, as a result, the pin may shift or fall off resulting in the spring detaching and the center stand dropping to the ground unexpectedly and dragging while riding.

Remedy: Kawasaki will notify owners, and dealers will replace the left center stand bracket, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin September 19, 2018. Owners may contact Kawasaki customer service at 1-866-802-9381. Kawasaki’s number for this recall is MC18-05.

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