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Motorcycle Recall - Kawasaki

NHTSA Campaign ID:  10V303000
Component:  Service Brakes, Hydraulic: Foundation Components: Disc: Caliper
Manufacturer:  Kawasaki Motors CORP., U.S.A.
Recall Date: 06/28/2010
Potential Number of Units Affected: 1161
Defect Summary:
Kawasaki is recalling certain model year 2010 ZR1000DAF/L models. Under severe riding conditions the left front brake hose may contact the front brake rotor during extremely heavy application of the front brake.
Consequence Summary:
This can cause brake fluid to leak creating the potential for a crash resulting in injury or death.
Corrective Summary:
Dealers will inspect the front brake hose and replace it if required. Additionally, the front brake hose position will be adjusted to prevent contact with the brake rotor. This service will be performed free of charge. The safety recall is expected to begin during July 2010. Owners may contact Kawasaki Consumer Services Department at 866-802-9381.

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