Kawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A. is issuing an IMPORTANT SAFETY NOTICE for 2019 model year Kawasaki MULE PRO-MX™ Utility Vehicle
Name of Product: MULE PRO-MX™
Distributor: Kawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A., Foothill Ranch, CA
Hazard: On eligible units, two conditions could be present: 1) the engine oil cooler hoses can separate from the clamp joints due to insufficient clamp strength resulting in an oil leak 2) the fuel tank cap gasket can become pinched and torn when the cap is installed on the filler neck. This can allow fuel and fuel vapor to leak which could result in a fire.
DO NOT DRIVE YOUR MULE PRO-MX UNTIL AN AUTHORIZED REPAIR HAS BEEN COMPLETED.
Description: 2019 model year KAF700BKF, KAF700BKFL, KAF700CKF, KAF700CKFL, KAF700DKF, KAF700DKFL utility vehicles.
Sold at: Kawasaki dealers nationwide beginning August 4, 2018 for between $12,000 and $12,650.
Remedy: Kawasaki is diligently pursuing a repair procedure and will announce it as soon as possible. Kawasaki will provide owners with an update regarding the repair procedure on or before March 1, 2019.
Consumer Contact: Kawasaki toll free at 866-802-9381 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday.