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:

Front Fender Removal
Remove: Bolts [A] with Washers (Both Sides) Reflectors (Both Sides, US, CA, CAL and AU Models) Front Fender [B] Take the brake hose off the clamp [C] (both sides). Front Fender Installation Apply a non-permanent locking agent to the front fender mounting bolts. Tighten: ...

Connecting Rod Big End Bearing Insert/Crankpin Wear Inspection
Remove the connecting rod big end (see Connecting Rod Removal). Cut strips of plastigage to crankpin width. Place a strip on the crankpin parallel to the crankshaft installed in the correct position. Tighten the connecting rod big end nuts to the specified torque (see Connecting Rod I ...

Rear Master Cylinder Removal
Unscrew the brake hose banjo bolt [A] and remove the brake hose (see Brake Hose and Pipe Replacement in the Periodic Maintenance chapter). Remove: Rear Master Cylinder Mounting Bolts [B] Foot Guard [C] Screw and Stopper [D] Bolt [E] Front Footpeg Bracket Bolts [F] Cable Guide [G ...