Kawasaki Motors Pty Ltd — Kawasaki Jet Skis STX160X and STX160LX MY2020-2022

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Product description

Kawasaki Jet Skis STX160X and STX160LX
3 seater, 4 stroke jet ski

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Model Years 2020-2022

Hull Identification Number (HIN) is located at rear of jet ski hull

404 affected watercraft

Photograph of Kawasaki Jet Ski STX160X
Photograph of Kawasaki Jet Ski STX160LX
Identifying features

See attached Hull Identification list

Reasons the product is recalled

High pressure water impact to the front hatch cover can result in the front hatch cover detaching from the watercraft.

The hazards to consumers

If the front hatch cover detaches from the watercraft, it may propel towards the rider, this may cause an accident, leading to serious injury or death.

What consumers should do

Consumers should stop operating their watercraft immediately. Kawasaki Motors will notify all affected owners by direct letter or email and advise them to make an appointment for repair.

For further information, consumers are urged to contact their nearest Authorised Kawasaki dealer by using the following link https://kawasaki.com.au/dealer-locator/ or alternatively contact Kawasaki Motors Pty Ltd by using the following link, https://kawasaki.com.au/faqs/

Traders who sold this product

Authorised Kawasaki Jetski Dealers 

Where the product was sold


Dates available for sale


Recall advertisements and supporting documentation

Responsible regulator

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

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