Check the fuel level in the fuel tank. If only a small quantity of fuel remains in
the bottom, replenish the fuel tank. (Fuel in the tank cannot be completely con-
Leaving the motorcycle unused for a long time may cause fuel in the tank to
deteriorate. In that case, ask an authorized Kawasaki dealer for inspection.
When the engine warning indicator on the meter goes on and stays on, there may
be a problem with the fuel injection sys tem. Ask an authorized Kawasaki dealer
for inspection and maintenance.
The motorcycle is equipped with a vehicle-down sensor which stops the engine
automatically when the motorcycle falls down. When the starter button is pressed
after the motorcycle has fallen down, the engine does not start. To start the
engine, switch the ignition key to the “OFF” position and then back to the “ON”
Make sure that your ignition keys are registered by the immobilizer system. If you
need additional spare keys, ask an authorized Kawasaki dealer to register them.
Attaching any spare keys or metal parts to the ignition key with a key ring may
cause communication problems between the key and the immobilizer system. In
this case remove the spare key or metal object and check if t he engine starts.
If the engine will not start after completing the above inspection and maintenance,
there may be something wrong with another system such as the ignition system.
Ask an authorized Kawasaki dealer for inspection and maintenance.