Kawasaki Motors Corp., of Foothill Ranch, California, has recalled approximately 15,000 of the 2013-2017 model-year KFX50 and the 2012-2017 model-year KFX90 Kawasaki all-terrain vehicles (ATVs).
Kawasaki has received 18 reports of fuel leakage from the fuel tap. No injuries have been reported. According to Kawasaki:
On eligible units, fuel can leak from the fuel tap when it is turned to operate the valve.”
Kawasaki is offering owners a free repair and urges consumers to stop using the recalled ATVs immediately.
The recalled ATVs were sold at Kawasaki dealers nationwide from October 2011 through May 2017 for between $2,000 and $2,600.
The model name is printed on the right and left front fender. The vehicle identification number (VIN) is located on the front of the steel frame behind the bumper.
The following ATVs are subject to recall:
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For more information, ATV owners 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.”
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