Kawasaki ZX-10R recalled in India for major engine issue

201 items of the Kawasaki ZX-10R have been affected and we imagine these could possibly be items from the 2016-18 batch. The recalled bikes will probably be fastened freed from price at authorised workshops.

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Performance automobiles demand a better degree of precision in their manufacturing. The very core behind a buyer buying them is the thought of pace and thrill. Kawasaki makes some improbable efficiency bikes and these in the Indian market are priced very nicely too. However, information has now come in that the Kawasaki ZX-10R is being recalled in the Indian market to repair a possible engine issue. The official assertion says “A big combustion may develop in the exhaust path when the quick shift function is used at high engine load. Therefore, such pressure generated by a big combustion could deform and/or break the secondary air valve [air suction valve(s)]. In continuous use, high-temperature exhaust gas could blowback through a damaged secondary air valve and melt surrounding parts. In the worst case, it could result in fire.”

In brief, driving the bike in these circumstances would possibly trigger an accident. While Kawasaki India is but to tell us the timeframe for the restore and the mannequin years which are affected, we imagine the latter could possibly be from the 2016-18 batch. Earlier, 140 items of the ZX-10R and RR fashions had been recalled to repair a defective gear rim. Currently, 201 items are affected. One can test the standing of their car by getting into the VIN on

Kawasaki India has lately launched a slew of BS6 bikes. The producer additionally introduced a brand new paint scheme for its high-selling Ninja 650. The new color is known as Lime Green and doesn’t price additional over the opposite paint scheme. In different information, Kawasaki has additionally launched its personal model of engine oils in the Indian market. While they haven’t specified the worth, clients can now get their engine oil changed with the Kawasaki-branded oil at authorised workshops. This will probably be commensurate with the guarantee and it’s possible that each one new Kawasaki bikes will now include this engine oil.


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