What are the defects?
The chain guide bracket is not welded properly on the swingarm. This could result in weld cracking which may cause the drive chain to derail from the rear sprocket.
What are the hazards?
If the drive chain derails from the rear sprocket there is the potential for a crash to occur.
What should consumers do?
Contact your authorised Kawasaki dealer to conduct the necessary repairs free of charge.