Kawasaki Ninja Service Manual: CAN Communication Line

Kawasaki Ninja Service Manual / Fuel System (DFI) / CAN Communication Line

CAN Communication Line Resistance Inspection

In this model, resistors for CAN communication line are built in the ECU [A] and meter unit.

CAN Communication Line Resistance Inspection


CAN Communication Line Resistance (at ECU Connector)

Connections: Terminal 27 ←→ Terminal 28

Standard: 123 125 Ω


CAN Communication Line Resistance Inspection


If the reading is out of the range, replace the ECU (see ECU Removal/Installation).

If the reading is within the range, resistor of the ECU for CAN communication line is normal.

Special Tool - Hand Tester: 57001-1394

If the wiring is open, repair or replace the main harness.

CAN Communication Line Circuit

CAN Communication Line Circuit


1. Meter Unit

2. Joint Connector C

3. Joint Connector D

4. ESD (Electronic Steering Damper) ECU (ZX1000JD/KD)

5. ECU

6. Immobilizer (Equipped Models)/Kawasaki Diagnostic System Connector

7. KIBS Hydraulic Unit (Equipped Models)

ECU Power Source Circuit
1. Ignition Switch 2. Joint Connector E 3. ECU 4. Engine Ground 5. Battery 6. Starter Relay 7. Main Fuse 30 A 8. ECU Fuse 15 A 9. Frame Ground 2 10. Frame Ground 1 11. Fuse Box 1 12. Ig ...

DFI Power Source
ECU Fuse Removal Refer to the 30 A Main/15 A ECU Fuse Removal in the Electrical System chapter. ECU Fuse Installation If a fuse fails during operation, inspect the DFI system to determine the ca ...

Other materials:

Operational Cautions
1. Do not put two keys of any immobilizer system on the same key ring. 2. Do not submerge any key in water. 3. Do not expose any key to excessively high temperature. 4. Do not place any key close to magnet. 5. Do not place a heavy item on any key. 6. Do not grind any key or alter its ...

General Lubrication
Lubricate the points shown below, with either motor oil or regular grease, in accordance with the Periodic Maintenance Chart or whenever the vehicle has been operated under wet or rainy conditions. Before lubricating each part, clean off any rusty spots with rust remover and wipe off any g ...

KIBS Equipped Models
1. Clutch Cable 2. Vacuum Hose (Equipped Models) 3. Left Switch Housing Lead 4. Main Harness 5. Front Brake Hose 6. Throttle Cables 7. Right Switch Housing Lead 8. Bracket (Hold the brake pipes.) 9. Run the meter lead to outside of the meter bracket. 10. Run the vacuum hoses to inside o ...