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Motorcycle Recall - Kawasaki

NHTSA Campaign ID:  07V486000
Component:  Engine and Engine Cooling: Exhaust System: Manifold/Header/Muffler/Tail Pipe
Manufacturer:  Kawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A.
Recall Date: 10/10/2007
Potential Number of Units Affected: 33365
Defect Summary:
On certain motorcycles, insufficient tightening of the muffler mounting bolts could allow the bolts to loosen.
Consequence Summary:
If the bolts loosen completely, it is possible for the muffler to separate from the motorcycle and create the potential for a crash.
Corrective Summary:
Dealers will tighten two muffler mounting bolts to the proper torque free of charge. The recall is expected to begin on or about October 22, 2007. Owners may contact Kawasaki at 1-866-802-9381.

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