2014 KLX110 and KLX110L Kawasaki off-road motorcycles recalled
611 units of Kawasaki off-road motorcycles have been recalled as its camshaft sprocket bolts can loosen and come off causing the engine to lock and stop bike, posing a crash hazard. The recall involves model year 2014 KLX110 and KLX110L off-road motorcycles. No incidents/injuries have been reported thus far.
Consumers are asked to immediately stop using the recalled off-road motorcycles and contact a Kawasaki dealer to schedule a free repair. Repair will ensure replacing the camshaft bolts and camshaft sprocket cover o-ring. Recalled units have been sold through Kawasaki authorized dealers from July 2013 through March 2014 for about $2,300 to $2,500. The bikes were manufactured in Thailand.
Recall date is April 29th, 2014 and recall number: 14-731. The 110 cc engine bikes use a green fuel tank, shroud cover and fenders, a black seat and white side covers. Brand nmae is imprinted on both sides of the shroud cover. Model numbers are on both side covers directly beneath the seat. KLX110 models use automatic clutch, a shift pedal and no clutch lever on the handlebars with a seat height of about 27 inches. KLX110L models have a manual clutch, a shift pedal and a clutch lever on the handlebars, and a seat height of about 29 inches.