Gasoline is extremely flammable
and can be explosive under cer-
tain conditions, creating the po-
tential for serious burns. Turn the
ignition switch off.
Do not smoke.
Make sure the area is well venti-
lated and free from any source of
flame or sparks; this includes
any appliance with a pilot light.
Your Kawasaki engine is designed to
use only unleaded gasoline with a min-
imum octane rating shown below.
Never use gasoline with an octane rat-
ing lower than the minimum specified
by Kawasaki to prevent severe engine
The octane rating of a gasoline is a
measure of its resistance to detonation
or "knocking." The term commonly
used to describe a gasoline's octane
rating is the Research Octane Number
Do not use leaded gasoline, as
this will destroy the catalytic con-