Kawasaki Kl650e8f

Model Kl650e8f made by Kawasaki got 4 consumer complains as well as 1 recall. Consumer complaints with reference to power train. . There was one recall concerning exterior lighting .

Model 2008


CampaignManufacturerManufacturing dateType# of units affectedDate Owner notified MfgRecall Initiated byManufacturers of recalled vehicles/productsReport Recieved DateRecord Creation DateRegulation Part NumberFMVSS Number
08V520000KAWASAKI MOTORS CORP., U.S.A.from 02/14/2007 to 09/06/2007V (Vehicle)580410/13/2008MFRKAWASAKI MOTORS CORP., U.S.A.10/06/200810/07/2008
Defect SummaryKawasaki is recalling 5,804 my 2008 kl650e8f and kl650e8fl (california) motorcycles. the turn signal stalk(s) can break, resulting in the signal assembly hanging by the wire harness.
Consequence SummaryThis could create a possibility of a crash resulting in injury or death.
Corrective SummaryDealers will replace all four turn signal assemblies. the recall began on october 13, 2008. owners may contact kawasaki at 1-866-802-9381.
NotesCustomers may contact the national highway traffic safety administration's vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty: 1-800-424-9153); or go to http://www.safercar.gov.

Consumer Complaints

Fail datemilesoccurencesPurchase date
 Balancer chain tensioner has failed on my kawasaki klr 650 resulting in a loose and prematurely damaged balancer chain and sprockets.