Kawasaki Kz550

Model Kz550 made by Kawasaki got 1 recall. There was one recall concerning electrical system .

Model 1982


CampaignManufacturerManufacturing dateType# of units affectedDate Owner notified MfgRecall Initiated byManufacturers of recalled vehicles/productsReport Recieved DateRecord Creation DateRegulation Part NumberFMVSS Number
82V101000KAWASAKI MOTORS CORP.from 10/01/1981 to 10/01/1981V (Vehicle)120012/01/1982ODIKAWASAKI MOTORS CORP., U.S.A.10/13/198210/15/1982
Defect SummaryOn some of these vehicles, the electrical wiring may have been improperly routed and the wires could be severely pinched by the seat.
Consequence Summary
Corrective SummaryThe dealer will inspect the wiring system and relocate, if necessary, to prevent wires from being pinched.
NotesVehicle description: motorcycles.system: electrical; wiring.consequences of defect: if wires were severely pinched and cut, the electricalsystem would fail, causing loss of lighting and power. loss of lighting andpower in traffic, at night or in severe weather conditions could result inmotorcycle being struck by another vehicle.