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    • 5/3/2019
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    • 20190405-95DD1-1845725
    Incident Description: Submitter indicates that when driving in a straight line the steering wheel locks preventing you from turning left or right which could cause an accident. Submitter attempted to replace the two front drive shafts and the front axels but they did not fix the ... (More)
    Business Comments:
    (5/1/2019) Kawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A. (KMC) is committed to the quality of our products and the safety of those who use them. The customer contacted KMC on February 18, 2019 and KMC responded on February 19, 2019 via email advising him to take the unit to an ... (More)
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    • 3/22/2019
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    • 20180821-DF81E-2147386048
    Incident Description: I own a 2012 kawasaki teryx 4x4 utility vehicle. I purchased the vehicle new in December of 2012. The dealer stated that the safety issue with the steering had been repaired on that vehicle on September 26, 2012. The steering on the vehicle has locked up ... (More)
    Business Comments:
    (3/20/2019) Kawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A. (KMC), upon receiving the CPSC notification on March 7, 2019, investigated this reported case. The customer contacted KMC the same day this report was filed with the CPSC. On August 21, 2018 the customer was referred to an ... (More)
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    • 2/26/2019
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    • 20190101-99E5F-2147383470
    Incident Description: My 2011 Kawasaki KLX110L began leaking fuel between the tank and the petcock. There was no physical damage, it just started leaking. It appears as if the tank warped or degraded in some way.
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    (2/22/2019) Kawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A. (KMC) is committed to the quality of our products and the safety of those who use them. As indicated the customer contacted KMC the day after filing this report. KMC was able to determine he was third owner of the vehicle but had ... (More)
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    • 8/20/2018
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    • 20180728-14EEC-2147386523
    Incident Description: While riding my 2014 Kawasaki TRYX4 it began smoking between the passengers in the rear seats. It melted a hole in the housing between the 2 rear seats because the exhaust pipe was glowing red hot and the muffler was also extremely hot. This vehicle only has ... (More)
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    (8/9/2018) Kawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A. (KMC) is committed to the quality of our products and the safety of those who use them. KMC has been unable to locate any records of the consumer contacting the company regarding this matter or of the unit being returned to an ... (More)
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    • 4/29/2016
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    • 20160311-84B43-1560457
    Incident Description: The consumer was at his home in [REDACTED]. He had the utility vehicle in his storage trailer (about 30 ft big). He drove the vehicle to his house (600 yards away) and brought it back. He turned off the engine and put the parking breaks on. When the consumer ... (More)
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    • 8/31/2015
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    • 20150724-F900B-2147430003
    Incident Description: Driver of ATV entered roadway from public drive and was struck and run over by oncoming vehicle.
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    (8/21/2015) Kawasaki is committed to the quality of our products and the safety of those who use them. Owner’s manuals, on product warnings, product literature and the free training available with every new Kawasaki ATV warn against operating on public roads because a ... (More)
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    • 11/26/2014
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    • 20141027-951F5-2147439548
    Incident Description: While riding a trail a stick came through the floor board of our Teryx 4 Kawasaki 2012 model. The passengers side floor board was in pieces after the stick came through. I Heard there was a recall on this model and years floor board but hadn't received a ... (More)
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    (11/25/2014) Kawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A. (KMC) is committed to the quality of our products and the safety of those who use them. During the initial contact with the consumer, KMC authorized the update for this vehicle. The consumer's authorized Kawasaki dealer performed ... (More)
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    • 7/2/2014
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    • 20140610-FA7DE-2147443820
    Incident Description: We were riding in a 2012 Kawasaki Teryx4 ATV when the floor directly under the front passenger's foot rests was damaged. We were traveling at only 5 mph over rugged terrain on a four-wheel drive trail in the Arapaho National Forest near Allenspark, CO. This ... (More)
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    (6/24/2014) Kawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A. (KMC) is committed to the quality of our products and the safety of those who use them. There has apparently been a misunderstanding between the customer and the authorized Kawasaki dealer. The dealer has been instructed to ... (More)
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    • 2/24/2014
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    • 20140113-10F2F-1380638
    Incident Description: (01/12/2014) The consumer stated that he and his children were riding separate 4-wheelers on a gravel road. They were going about 20 mph. Suddenly, his son’s 4 wheeler accelerated. The atv flipped upside down and threw his son in the middle of the road. He ... (More)
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    (2/18/2014) Kawasaki deeply regrets this tragic incident. Kawasaki is committed to the quality of our products and the safety of those who use them. The submitter of this report indicated that the Kawasaki ATV involved, a model designed for operators 16 years of age and ... (More)
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    • 1/4/2013
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    • 20120731-4F291-1263266
    Incident Description: 12/2011 The caller stated that the ATV's main output chaff seal started to leak motor oil from the engine and he had to power it off to prevent a fire. 12/2011 The ATV was taken to the dealer to replace the seal, however, 6 months later the same incident ... (More)
    Business Comments:
    (12/21/2012) Kawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A. (KMC) is committed to the quality of our products and the safety of those who use them. KMC provides a manufacturer’s six (6) month limited warranty on this product model, and the customer purchased a 48 month extension of this ... (More)

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