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May 16, 2003

Kawasaki Has Recalled the 2001 BN 125-A4 and the 2002 BN 125-A5

(SafetyAlerts) - The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has released the following information.

Models: Kawasaki BN 125-A4 Year: 2001

Kawasaki BN 125-A5 Year: 2002

Number Potentially Involved: 5,102

Dates of Manufacture: October 2000 – February 2002

Defect: On certain motorcycles, the rear brake actuating cam can break where it is attached to the actuating arm, causing a loss of rear brake function, increasing the risk of a crash.

Remedy: Dealers will replace the brake cam. The manufacturer has reported that owner notification began April 24, 2003. Owners may contact Kawasaki at 1-949-770-0400.

[NHTSA Recall No. 03V140].

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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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