Kawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A.—Kawasaki FE, FH, FJ, FR, FX and FX series lawn mower engines

Identifying features

See attached table.

What are the defects?

The plastic weld between the fuel filter body and cap may not adequately seal the filter assembly. In the event the filter body is not sealed, fuel may leak from the filter housing.

What are the hazards?

Fuel leaks may present a fire hazard.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should stop using affected machines immediately. Consumers should contact their nearest authorised dealership to make arrangements to have the fuel filter replaced free of charge.

Traders who sold this product

Various retailers of garden maintenance tools.

Where the product was sold
Dates available for sale
  • 1 May 2011 - 23 August 2012

Recall advertisements and supporting documentation

Responsible regulator

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission
Product category