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:

Rear Shock Absorber Removal
Remove: Lower Fairings (see Lower Fairing Removal in the Frame chapter) Fuel Tank (see Fuel Tank Removal in the Fuel System chapter) Bolts [A] (Both Sides) Foot Guard [B] (Both Sides) Squeeze the brake lever slowly and hold it with a band [A]. WARNINGBe sure to h ...

ESD Actuator Resistance Inspection
Turn the ignition switch to OFF. Remove the electronic steering damper unit (see Steering Damper Removal in the Steering chapter). Connect a digitalmeter to the ESD actuator connector [A]. Measure the ESD actuator resistance. ESD Actuator Resistance Connections: BK lead [1] ← ...

Air Cleaner Housing Installation
For ZX1000JD/KD, be sure to install the pad [A]. Install the clamp bolt heads [A] inside as shown in the figure. Install the air cleaner housing on the throttle body assy. Push in the ducts [B] touch the stoppers [C] of the throttle body. Be sure the hoses are routed correctly ...