CPSC, Kawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A. announce recall of 2019 model year Kawasaki MULE PRO-MX Utility Vehicle
The following product safety recall is being conducted voluntarily by Kawasaki in cooperation with the CPSC. Consumers should stop using the product immediately unless otherwise instructed. For more information about recalls, visit CPSC’s website at http://www.cpsc.gov.
Name of Product: MULE PRO-MX™
Units: Approximately 2,540.
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.
Description: 2019 model year MULE PRO-MX™ EPS, MULE PRO-MX™ EPS LE, and MULE PRO-MX™ EPS CAMO utility vehicles.
Sold at: Kawasaki dealers nationwide beginning August 4, 2018 for between $12,000 and $12,650.
Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the product and contact your Kawasaki dealer to schedule a free repair. The repair consists of replacing the oil cooler hoses and fuel tank cap on affected units.
Consumer Contact: Kawasaki toll free at 866-802-9381 from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. PT Monday through Friday.