Fuel Petcock Recall
This is a discussion on Fuel Petcock Recall within the ZX-12R forums, part of the Kawasaki Motorcycles category; :?: While reading the replies to my ZX12R Story post, I saw a mention of a recall on the Fuel Petcock. Was this for the ...
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|11-06-2002, 07:38 PM||#1|
Joined: Aug 2002
Fuel Petcock Recall
While reading the replies to my ZX12R Story post, I saw a mention of a recall on the Fuel Petcock. Was this for the 2001 model year? I just picked up a new 2001 a dealer had sitting on the floor and knowing dealers, they probably didn't service it if they didn't have to. Shop time cost money, ya know?
|11-06-2002, 08:04 PM||#2|
BBoy - As far as I know it was just early models (2000's only). Mine was included. You can call your dealer w/ your serial # & double check, but I'm pretty sure no '01's were recalled for that problem.
The problem had to do with a crack that could develop in a tube inside the original petcock, allowing a leak of fuel (possible fire hazard) They were pretty thorough in notifying all owners of affected models, I think.
|11-06-2002, 08:23 PM||#3|
Go to Kawasakis website if you ever have recall worries. There's a page you can enter your VIN on and it'll give you the run down of any existing or past recalls on your bike.
|11-06-2002, 08:31 PM||#4|
Thanks for the info Venumb! I didn't know about being able to check the website for recall stuff... Never thought about it!
|11-06-2002, 09:42 PM||#5|
From: West Of The Mississippi
Joined: Nov 2001
The above is correct, but I believe the air nut recall was for both 2000 and 2001.
There was also a fuel gauge recall on the 2000.
|11-07-2002, 05:28 AM||#6|
I think you are right Blitz, The valve stem nutz, fuel gauge, and fuel petcock.
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