KAWASAKI MOTORS PTY LTD—Kawasaki Motorcycles Vulcan 1700 Voyager/Vaquero

Identifying features

VN1700B - JKBVNRB??A000059 to JKBVNRB??A007259
VN1700K - JKBVNRK??A001003 to JKBVNRK??A003040

What are the defects?

The ignition switch wire may rub on the underside of the fuel tank and cause a possible electrical short, damaging the ignition switch.

What are the hazards?

If the ignition switch is damaged, the worse case scenario could lead to the engine stalling, posing a potential accident hazard to the rider and other road users.

What should consumers do?

Customers with affected units will be contacted by mail. Consumers with affected units should contact their local Authorised Kawasaki Motorcycle Dealership to book in their motorcycle for repair.
Consumers closest dealerships can be searched at http://kawasaki.com.au/dealers/find-a-dealer

Traders who sold this product

All Authorised Kawasaki Motorcycle Dealerships

Where the product was sold
Nationally
Dates available for sale
  • 20 April 2009 - 27 August 2015

Responsible regulator

Department of Infrastructure, Regional Development and Cities is the responsible regulator for this recall.

Department of Infrastructure, Regional Development and Cities
Product category