Kawasaki Recalls Z125 Pro For Improper ECU Fuel Setting

Wrong ECU fuel injection setting on certain late-model Z125 Pro and Z125 Pro KRT motorcycles may cause engine to stall.

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Kawasaki is recalling 9,914 late-model Z125 Pro and Z125 Pro KRT motorcycles for improper ECU fuel setting that may cause engine to stall.News

The following motorcycle recall report is filed with the NHTSA:
Report Receipt Date: December 1, 2017
NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V774000
Component(s): Electrical System, Fuel System
Potential Number of Units Affected: 9,914
Manufacturer: Kawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A.

THE RECALL: Kawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A. (Kawasaki) is recalling certain 2017-2018 Z125 PRO & PRO KRT Edition motorcycles, models BR125JHF and BR125JJF. The Electronic Control Unit (ECU) may have an improper setting for the fuel injection, allowing the engine to stall.

WHAT COULD HAPPEN: An engine stall can increase the risk of a crash.

THE FIX: Kawasaki will notify owners, and dealers will replace the ECU, free of charge. The manufacturer has not yet provided a notification schedule. Owners may contact Kawasaki customer service at 1-866-802-9381.

MORE RECALL INFORMATION: Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to safercar.gov.