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Vehicle Profile

When calm waters need stirring up, look to the Jet Ski® STX®160LX personal watercraft to make waves. The perfect dose of fun comes thanks to class-leading acceleration, agile handling performance and three-person seating. For maximum luxury, the Jet Ski® STX®160LX features JETSOUND® audio and the exclusive LXury seat for premium comfort.

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Top Features


  • Engine


    4-stroke, DOHC, four valves per cylinder, 4-cylinder inline



    Bore x Stroke

    83.0 x 69.2mm

    Compression Ratio


    Maximum Boost


    Cooling System

    Inducted water

    Fuel System

    DFI® with 60mm throttle body


    TCBI with digital advance

    Starting System


    Propulsion System

    148mm jet pump, axial-flow, single stage


    3-blade, oval-edge stainless steel


    957 lb


    Semi-dry sump system

  • Totals

    Oil Capacity

    5.3 qt.

    Fuel Capacity

    20.6 gal.

    Load Capacity

    496 lb.

    Storage Capacity

    35.0 gal.

    Overall Length

    124.1 in

    Overall Width

    46.5 in.

    Overall Height

    45.4 in.

    Curb Weight

    877.6 lb.**

    Seating Capacity


  • General


    Naturally aspirated


    Direct drive from engine

    Color Choices

    Ebony/Candy Lime Green

    Kawasaki Protection Plus (optional)

    12, 24, 36, or 48 months

  • Guarantee


    12 Month Limited Warranty

**Curb weight includes all necessary materials and fluids to operate correctly, full tank of fuel (more than 90 percent capacity) and tool kit (if supplied).

Specifications subject to change

KAWASAKI CARES: Ride responsibly. Kawasaki believes safety begins with us and continues with you. Always wear a USCG-approved personal flotation device, eyewear, and other appropriate safety apparel. Never ride under the influence of drugs or alcohol. Respect the rights of shoreline residents and other marine recreationists. Boat smart from the start. Take a Boating Safety course; for more information visit www.USCGBoating.org. Jet Ski® watercraft are inboard powerboats and their use is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local boating laws. Read Owner’s Manual and all on product warnings. ©2021 Kawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A.

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