Kawasaki—Model KX450E9F and KX450E9FA Motorcycles—Throttle Body Inspection/Replacement

PRA number

2009/10688

Published date

Product description

The motorcycles were imported between August 2008 and February 2009
Identifying features
Campaign Number DAC131A

Other identifying numbers

Campaign Number DAC131A

What are the defects?

On eligible units, the bore of the throttle body assembly may have a micro-crack where the air cleaner duct attaches due to improper casting mold set up. The crack can develop during use and a small piece of the throttle body housing can become dislodged and ingested into the engine, resulting in minor engine damage.

What are the hazards?

Malfunction

What should consumers do?

Contact your Kawasaki dealer

Supplier

Kawasaki Motors Pty Ltd

Where the product was sold

Nationally

Responsible regulator

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

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