Kawasaki Recall of certain W800 CAFE (EJ800C) and W800 (EJ800D) motorcycles.

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – October 27, 2021 – (Motor Sports NewsWire) –

Kawasaki Recall – Improperly Tightened Exhaust Pipe Nuts

The exhaust pipe nuts and collar may become a road hazard, increasing the risk of a crash or injury.

NHTSA Campaign Number: 21V819000

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


Potential Number of Units Affected: 574

KAWASAKI EJ800 2020 – 2021

Summary: Kawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A. (KMC) is recalling certain 2020 W800 CAFE (EJ800C), and 2020-2021 W800 (EJ800D) motorcycles. The exhaust pipe nuts may not be tightened properly, possibly resulting in the exhaust pipe nuts and collar falling off the motorcycle.

Remedy: Dealers will replace the gaskets and the collars, and reinstall the muffler, free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed November 3, 2021. Owners may contact KMC customer service at 1-866-802-9381. KMC’s number for this recall is MC21-07.

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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