Kawasaki Kl650e8fl



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Kawasaki Kl650e8fl 2008 recalls
CampaignManufacturerManufacturing dateType# of units affectedDate Owner notified MfgRecall Initiated byManufacturers of recalled vehicles/productsReport Recieved DateRecord Creation DateRegulation Part NumberFMVSS Number
EXTERIOR LIGHTING - TURN SIGNAL
08V520000KAWASAKI MOTORS CORP., U.S.A.from 02/14/2007 to 09/06/2007V (Vehicle)580410/13/2008MFRKAWASAKI MOTORS CORP., U.S.A.10/06/200810/07/2008
Defect SummaryKawasaki is recalling 5,804 my 2008 kl650e8f and kl650e8fl (california) motorcycles. the turn signal stalk(s) can break, resulting in the signal assembly hanging by the wire harness.
Consequence SummaryThis could create a possibility of a crash resulting in injury or death.
Corrective SummaryDealers will replace all four turn signal assemblies. the recall began on october 13, 2008. owners may contact kawasaki at 1-866-802-9381.
NotesCustomers may contact the national highway traffic safety administration's vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty: 1-800-424-9153); or go to http://www.safercar.gov.
Kawasaki Kl650e8fl 2008 Consumer Complaints
Fail datemilesoccurencesPurchase date
EXTERIOR LIGHTING
07/10/200953001
 Headlight lamp failure headlight lamp was replaced at 4800 miles the second (new) headlamp has now failed after less than 500 miles ignition starter switch contacts corrosion, failed to turn over engine. this was repaired by the dealer under warranty. this motorcycle model has a safety recall concerning the wiring harness. this particular motorcycle was returned to the dealer for inspection of the wiring harness, the dealer installed manufacturer supplied kit which added protection for potential abrasion points. the above failures of the ignition starter and the headlamps all happened after the dealer inspection of the wiring harness. *tr