Kawasaki Recalls certain TERYX Due to Fire Hazard

210422 2021 Kawasaki TERYX4 S LE - recall (678)

WASHINGTON, D.C. – April 22, 2021 – (Motor Sports NewsWire) –

Kawasaki Recall Summary

Name of product: TERYX® off-highway vehicles (ROVs)

Hazard: The fuel pump retainer plate bolts can come loose causing fuel leakage over time, posing a fire hazard.

Remedy: Repair

Recall date: April 22, 2021

Units: About 100

Consumer Contact: Kawasaki toll-free at 866-802-9381 from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. PT Monday through Friday, or online at www.kawasaki.com and click on “Recalls” for more information.

Kawasaki Recall Details

Description: This recall involves 2021 Teryx S LE, Teryx4, Teryx4 LE, Teryx4 S LE, and Teryx4 S LE CAMO. The four-wheel, off-highway utility vehicles were sold in camo, camo gray, green, blue, and red. They have side-by-side seating for two to four people. The Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) is located on the steel frame between the right-front lower A-arm mounts. The model name is printed on the driver’s side of the hood or on the left and right front fender. The model names, codes, and VIN ranges can be found in the table below.

Model Year Model Name Model Code Partial Non-Sequential

VIN Range

2021 TERYX S LE KRF800JMFNN/L 00234 thru 00258
TERYX4 KRT800FMFNN 08097 thru 08097
TERYX4 LE (Camo Gray) KRT800GMFAL 27206 thru 27207
TERYX4 S LE KRT800JMFNL 00672 thru 00770
TERYX4 S LE (Camo Gray) KRT800JMFAN/L 00783 thru 00853
TERYX4 S LE (Camo) KRT800KMFNL 00100 thru 00100

Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled vehicles and contact a Kawasaki dealer to schedule a free repair to replace the fuel pump retainer plate bolts. Kawasaki is contacting all known purchasers directly.

Incidents/Injuries: No incidents or injuries have been reported.

Sold At: Kawasaki dealers nationwide in March 2021 for between about $16,000 and $17,900.

Manufacturer(s): Kawasaki Motors Manufacturing Corp. U.S.A., of Lincoln, Neb.

Distributor(s): Kawasaki Motors Corp. U.S.A., of Foothill Ranch, Calif.

Manufactured In: United States

Recall number: 21-739

This recall was conducted, voluntarily by the company, under CPSC’s Fast Track Recall process. Fast Track recalls are initiated by firms, who commit to work with CPSC to quickly announce the recall and remedy to protect consumers.

About the U.S. CPSC

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is charged with protecting the public from unreasonable risks of injury or death associated with the use of thousands of types of consumer products. Deaths, injuries, and property damage from consumer product incidents cost the nation more than $1 trillion annually. CPSC’s work to ensure the safety of consumer products has contributed to a decline in the rate of deaths and injuries associated with consumer products over the past 40 years.

Federal law bars any person from selling products subject to a publicly announced voluntary recall by a manufacturer or a mandatory recall ordered by the Commission.

Source: U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission