March 10, 2000
1999-2000 Kawasaki Ninjas Recalled
Washington, DC (SafetyAlerts) - The National Highway
Traffic Safety Administration has published the recall of certain 1999-2000 Kawasaki Ninja
motorcycles because the back torque limiter in the clutch could malfunction and allow the
clutch to slip excessively, or not re-engage after a shift.
This sudden non-engagement of the clutch could
cause the rider to lose control of the motorcycle.
Approximately 3,500 vehicles are affected by this
recall. Dealers will replace certain parts of the clutch.
Owner notification began in December, 1999. Owners
who do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact Kawasaki
[NHTSA Recall No. 99V337]
Notice of this product warning was sent via email
to SafeMail subscribers March 10,
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Did you know?
During 2001 there were over
1575 products recalled in the United
States for safety reasons!
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