2018 Kawasaki Mule PRO-DX EPS Diesel



The MULE PRO-DX™ is our powerful, most capable diesel MULE™ side x side ever. Built on the same rugged platform as the MULE PRO-FX™, this innovative side x side comes equipped with the largest cargo bed in class all while offering comfortable full-size three-passenger seating. To top it off, the MULE PRO-DX is confidently backed by the Kawasaki STRONG 3-Year Limited Warranty.

Top Features

  • LARGEST CARGO BED IN CLASS: The power to get the job done means flat-loading an entire wooden pallet onto the massive steel-based cargo bed, towing up to 2,000-lbs., hauling up to 1,000 lbs. and much, much more. The power to get the job done means flat-loading an entire wooden pallet onto the massive steel-based cargo bed, towing up to 2,000-lbs., hauling up to 1,000 lbs., and much, much more. EXTREME CAPABILITY 1,000-lb. cargo capacity easily accomodates level-loading a standard wooden pallet. Steel-based cargo bed with enhanced durability and KQR™ cargo bed rails featuring quick release capabilities. 2-inch hitch receiver with massive 2,000-lbs. towing capacity.
  • POWER: OUR POWERFUL, MOST CAPABLE, FULL-SIZE THREE-PASSENGER DIESEL MULE SIDE X SIDE EVER: This 993cc, three-cylinder diesel engine with massive torque packs impressive pulling power for hauling and towing heavy loads across rugged terrain.
  • DURABILITY: Intelligent Design. The ladder-type construction of the welded one-piece main frame optimizes flex, rigidity and strength while intelligent design features help protect vital components. All-steel front bumper helps protect bodywork. Welded 1-piece main frame for increased strength and durability. Integrated inner wheel wells help protect engine compartment from debris.
  • UMATCHED COMFORT AND PERFORMANCE: Exceptional ride comfort and handling thanks to four-wheel independent suspension and a spacious cabin that can accommodate 3 full-size adults comfortably.
  • DURABLE SUSPENSION: Independent front and rear suspension contribute to a smooth, comfortable ride. Rubber bushings provide extended life and reduce maintenance. Twin-tube shock absorbers provide excellent bump absorption and handling over rough terrain.
  • CABIN SPACE: Padded bench seat fits 3 adults comfortably with generous shoulder and leg room. Three automotive-style retractable 3-point seatbelts enhance safety and are easy to use. Inline transmission shift lever, parking brake, 2WD/4WD and differential lock controls are strategically placed for easy accessibility. 13-gallon under-seat storage bin offers ample room for your belongings.

General Information

Manufacturer Kawasaki
Model Year 2018
Model Mule PRO-DX EPS Diesel
Model Code KAF1000EJF
Color Timberline Green


Brakes Front / Rear - Disc

Front - 26x9-12 Duro Bias ply

Rear - 26x11-12 Duro Bias ply


Length Overall - 133.3 in.
Height Overall - 77.6 in.
Width Overall - 64 in.

Curb - 1,936 lb.

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).

Ground Clearance 10.2 in
Wheelbase 92.3
Turning Radius 16 ft.


Transmission Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT) with high, low, neutral, reverse gears


Lighting (2) Halogen (high/low beam) headlights.
Instrumentation Multi-function display includes digital speedometer, fuel gauge, odometer, hour meter, clock, dual trip meters, 2WD/4WD indicator, water temperature warning indicator, oil pressure warning indicator, fuel injection warning indicator, CVT and EPS warning indicators, neutral, reverse and parking indicators, seatbelt reminder lamps
Alternator Max - 55A


Engine 4-stroke, OHV
Displacement 993 cc
Torque 38.3 ft. / lb. @ 2,400 rpm
Fuel System Bosch in-line injection pump
Fuel Tank Capacity 7.9 gal.
Cooling Liquid
Final Drive Shaft, selectable 4-wheel drive with dual-mode rear differential, 2WD / 4WD / 4WD with rear differential lock
Fuel Type Diesel
Cylinders 3


Steering Electric Power assisted rack-and-pinion (EPS)
Seating Capacity - 3-6

Front - Double wishbone / 8.7 in.

Rear - Double wishbone / 8.5 / 8.7 in.

Load Capacity 1,581 lb.
Cargo Box Length

1 row configuration - 42.7 in.

2 row configuration - 22.0 in.

Cargo Box Height

1 row configuration - 11.0 in.

2 row configuration - 11.0

Cargo Box Width

1 row configuration - 53.7 in.

2 row configuration - 23.7

Cargo Box Capacity

1000 lb. (1 row configuration)

350 lb. (2 row configuration)

Towing Capacity 2,000 lb.


Safety Features All MULE side x sides' Rollover Protective Structure (ROPS) meets the performance requirements of ISO 3471
Warranty Kawasaki Strong 3-Year Limited Warranty