The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reports that Kawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A. is recalling about 497 2019 Z900 motorcycles.
Kawasaki is recalling certain 2019 Z900 ABS, Z900 RS ABS & Z900 RS CAFE ABS motorcycles. The ABS hydraulic unit may have been contaminated with debris during the manufacturing process, possibly resulting in the front or rear wheel locking up when braking while riding. If the front or rear wheel locks up while braking, there would be an increased risk of a crash.
Kawasaki has notified owners, and dealers will inspect the ABS unit, replacing it as necessary, free of charge. The recall began February 15, 2019. Owners may contact Kawasaki Customer Care at 1-866-802-9381. Kawasaki’s number for this recall is MC19-01.