Kawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A., of Foothill Ranch, CA, has announced a recall for all of the model-year 2012 through 2017 Brute Force 300 all-terrain vehicles (ATVs) because fuel leaks may pose a fire hazard.
Kawasaki has received 260 reports of fuel leaking from the fuel-tap or the carburetor. No injuries have been reported.
The recalled ATVs were sold at Kawasaki dealers nationwide in the U.S. between November 2011 and June 2017 for about $4,300.
The ATVs can be identified by the word “Brute Force” printed on the right and left front fender. They had seating for one person and were sold in red, black, white, or green colors.
Consumers can also check if their ATV was recalled by locating the Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) under the bumper and visiting www.Kawasaki.com/OwnerSupport/SafetyRecall.
For more information, consumers can call Kawasaki toll-free at 866-802-9381 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday or online at www.Kawasaki.com and click on “Recalls.”
Source: Kawasaki Recalls Brute Force 300 All-Terrain Vehicles Due to Fire Hazard