Kawasaki Recall of certain Ninja H2 SX, Ninja H2 SX SE, and Ninja H2 SX SE+

210810 2021 Ninja H2 SX SE+ (678)

WASHINGTON, D.C. – August 10, 2021 – (Motor Sports NewsWire) –

Kawasaki Recall: Bearing Failure May Cause Rear Wheel To Lock

Rear wheel lock-up can increase the risk of a crash.

NHTSA Campaign Number: 21V594000

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

Components: SUSPENSION

Potential Number of Units Affected: 857

MAKE MODEL MODEL YEAR(S)
KAWASAKI ZX1002A 2018
KAWASAKI ZX1002B 2018
KAWASAKI ZX1002D 2019 – 2021

Summary: Kawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A. (KMC) is recalling certain 2018 Ninja H2 SX, Ninja H2 SX SE, and 2019-2021 Ninja H2 SX SE+ motorcycles. An insufficient amount of grease in the rear hub needle-bearing may cause it to fail, which could result in the rear wheel locking up.

Remedy: Dealers will replace the needle-bearing, free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed August 18, 2021. Owners may contact KMC customer service at 1-866-802-9381. KMC’s number for this recall is MC21-04.

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.nhtsa.gov.

Source: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

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