Kawasaki Recalls All-Terrain Vehicles Due to Fire Hazard

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

Kawasaki Recall Summary

Name of product: BRUTE FORCE® 750 All-Terrain Vehicles (ATVs)

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 70

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 the 2021 BRUTE FORCE 750 4X4I EPS. The four-wheel all-terrain vehicles were sold in camo gray, bright white and camo. The Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) is located on the steel frame between the right-front lower A-arm mounts. The model name and model code are printed on both sides of the airbox cover in front of the operator’s seat. 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 BRUTE FORCE 750 4X4i EPS KVF750GMFNN 19547 thru 190608
BRUTE FORCE 750 4X4i EPS (Camo) KVF750HMFNN 08771 thru 08775
BRUTE FORCE 750 4X4i EPS (Camo Gray) KVF750JMFNN 11478 thru 11484

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 $10,000 and $10,600.

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: 21-738

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