2013 Kawasaki Ninja 300
2013 Kawasaki Ninja 300

2013 Kawasaki Ninja 300 Recall

Kawasaki has recalled 1,083 of its 2013 Ninja 300 (EX300BDFAL) motorcycles due to possible ABS failure.

Kawasaki says due to a manufacturing error found on the Ninja motorcycles manufactured August 16, 2012, through April 2, 2013, the Anti-Lock Brake System (ABS) may malfunction and lose anti-lock functionality. The anti-lock function may not perform properly, allowing for wheel lock up and skidding, increasing the risk of a crash, Kawasaki says.

Kawasaki will notify owners and dealers will replace the affected ABS pumps with a new assembly. The recall is expected to begin on August 5, 2013. Owners may contact Kawasaki at 1-866-802-9381.

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