CPSC, Kawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A. announce recall of 2017 model year Kawasaki MULE™ utility vehicles, Teryx®, and Teryx4™ recreational off-highway vehicles.
Name of Product: MULE SX™, MULE 4010, MULE 4010 Trans4x4®, MULE 4000, MULE PRO-FX™, MULE PRO-FXT™, MULE PRO-DX™, MULE PRO-DXT™, Teryx, Teryx4.
Units: Approximately 6,275.
Distributor: Kawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A., Foothill Ranch, CA
Hazard: The fuel pump/fuel level sensor retainer plate may have a hairline crack. Long term usage may extend the hairline crack potentially causing the retainer to fail possibly allowing the fuel pump to separate from the fuel tank, resulting in the possibility of a fuel leak and potential risk of fire.
Description: The recall involves 2017 model year Kawasaki MULE utility vehicles, Teryx, and Teryx4 recreational off-highway vehicles.
Manufactured in: United States
Sold at: Kawasaki dealers nationwide from February 2017 to May 2017 for between $8,000 and $15,000.
Remedy: The repair consists of replacing the fuel pump/fuel level sensor retainer plate.
Consumer Contact: Kawasaki toll-free at 866-802-9381 from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. PT Monday through Friday.