Attention Kawasaki Versys-X owners, change your rear light now!

Notification from Kawasaki Motors (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd on the Kawasaki Versys-X replacement for the rear light or socket assembly.

The rear light or brake light socket assembly has been found to become loose due to riding vibrations.

The vibrations may cause the tail or brake light to not light up which can effect overall riding visibility to other road users.

Kawasaki Motors (Malaysia) Sdn. Bhd. has announced a proactive recall program of Versys-X 250 for replacement of the rear light or brake light socket assembly. Kawasaki had found that the tail or brake light may become loose by the riding vibration and will may cause the tail or brake light to not light up.

This activity will be performed free of charge and the time required to inspect and replace the tail or brake light socket assembly is approximately 30 minutes.

Only a certain batch of the Versys-X is affected, a highlighted below. Please refer to your chassis number before making your way to have the assembly checked by Kawasaki’s trained personnel.

Frame Number

JKALE250CCDA00171 ~ JKALE250CCDA01011


Kindly call Kawasaki Malaysia at 03-5566 5725 to arrange for an appointment.

Their customer service line is open on the following days and times:

Monday to Thursday:
9:00 a.m to 1:00 p.m
2:00 p.m to 5:00 p.m

Friday :
9:00 a.m to 12:30 p.m
2:30 p.m to 5:00 p.m

Please also refer to for more information.

Wahid's lust for motorcycles was spurred on by his late-Dad's love for his Lambretta on which he courted, married his mother, and took baby Wahid riding on it. He has since worked in the motorcycle and automotive industry for many years, before taking up riding courses and testing many, many motorcycles since becoming a motojournalist. Wahid likes to see things differently. What can you say about a guy who sees a road safety message in AC/DC's "Highway to Hell."

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