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January 14, 2019 NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V016000
Driver's Frontal Air Bag Inflator May Rupture


An inflator explosion may result in sharp metal fragments striking the driver or other occupants resulting in serious injury or death.

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V016000

Manufacturer BMW of North America, LLC

Components AIR BAGS

Potential Number of Units Affected 12,880

Summary


BMW of North America, LLC (BMW) is recalling certain 2015 X1 sDrive28i, X1 xDrive28i, and X1 xDrive35i vehicles. These vehicles are equipped with air bag inflators assembled as part of the driver frontal air bag modules, used as original equipment or replacement equipment, that may explode due to propellant degradation occurring after long-term exposure to high absolute humidity, temperature and temperature cycling.

Remedy

BMW will notify owners, and dealers will replace the driver's frontal air bag module, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin March 4, 2019. Owners may contact BMW customer service at 1-800-525-7417.
 

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January 14, 2019 NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V017000
Passenger Frontal Air Bag Inflator May Explode

An inflator explosion may result in sharp metal fragments striking the driver or other occupants resulting in serious injury or death.

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V017000

Manufacturer BMW of North America, LLC

Components AIR BAGS

Potential Number of Units Affected 83,016

Summary

BMW of North America, LLC (BMW) is recalling certain 2007-2013 X5 xDrive30i, X5 xDrive35i, X5 xDrive48i, X5 xDrive50i and X5 M vehicles, 2008-2014 X6 xDrive35i, X6 xDrive50i and X6 M vehicles, 2009-2013 X5 xDrive35d vehicles and 2010-2011 X6 ActiveHybrid vehicles. These vehicles are equipped with certain air bag inflators assembled as part of the passenger frontal air bag modules used as original equipment or replacement equipment. In the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the passenger frontal air bag, these inflators may explode due to propellant degradation occurring after long-term exposure to absolute humidity and temperature cycling.

Remedy


BMW will notify owners, and dealers will replace the passenger frontal air bag module, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin March 4, 2019. Owners may contact BMW customer service at 1-800-525-7417.
 

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December 19, 2018 NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V918000
Incorrect or Missing Air Bag label/FMVSS 208


Without a label that shows the proper restraint usage guidelines, the occupants may have an increased risk of injury in the event of a crash.

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V918000

Manufacturer BMW of North America, LLC

Components EQUIPMENT

Potential Number of Units Affected 11

Summary

BMW of North America, LLC (BMW) is recalling certain 2019 BMW X5 xDrive40i and X5 xDrive50i vehicles. The driver and/or passenger sun visor may have an incorrect air bag warning label, or the label may be missing. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 208, "Occupant crash protection."

Remedy

BMW notified owners, and dealers will inspect the driver and passenger sun visor, replacing the visors as necessary, free of charge. The recall began January 4, 2019. Owners may contact BMW customer service at 1-800-525-7417.
 

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January 30, 2019 NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V074000
Taillights May Loosen and Detach


If a taillight detaches from the vehicle, it would no longer provide the required lighting to following traffic, or it may become a road hazard, increasing the risk of a crash.

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V074000

Manufacturer BMW of North America, LLC

Components EXTERIOR LIGHTING

Potential Number of Units Affected 5,920

Summary


BMW of North America, LLC (BMW) is recalling certain 2018-2019 BMW X1 sDrive28i and X1 xDrive28i vehicles. Contaminated hardware may cause the attachment brackets of the taillight housings to crack, causing the lights to loosen or possibly detach from the vehicle.

Remedy


BMW will notify owners, and dealers will properly secure the taillights, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin March 15, 2019. Owners may contact BMW customer service at 1-800-525-7417.
 

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February 13, 2019 NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V096000
Driver's Seat and Seat Belt Bolts may be Loose

The improperly tightened bolts can increase the risk of injury in the event of a crash.

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V096000

Manufacturer BMW of North America, LLC

Components SEAT BELTS, SEATS

Potential Number of Units Affected 68

Summary


BMW of North America, LLC (BMW) is recalling certain 2019 X5 xDrive40i and xDrive50i vehicles. The attachment bolts for the driver's seat and/or seat belt may not have been properly tightened.

Remedy

BMW will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the attachment bolts for the driver's seat and seat belt, and torque them to the correct specifications, as necessary, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin April 5, 2019. Owners may contact BMW customer service at 1-800-525-7417.
 

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February 27, 2019 NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V135000
Seat Bolts may be Loose


If the bolts were not properly tightened, in the event of a crash, the occupants may have an increased risk of injury.

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V135000

Manufacturer BMW of North America, LLC

Components SEATS

Potential Number of Units Affected 31

Summary

BMW of North America, LLC is recalling certain 2019 BMW X7 xDrive40i and X7 xDrive50i vehicles equipped with the "business lounge seat" option. The attachment bolts between the seat adapter and the vehicle may not have been properly tightened.

Remedy


None of the affected vehicles have been sold and are quarantined on dealer lots. BMW dealers will replace the attachment bolts for the seat adapter, free of charge. The recall began on February 27, 2019. Owners may contact BMW's customer service at 1-800-525-7417.
 

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Recall Alert : BMW of North America

March 1, 2019 NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V157000
Front Brake Hose may Crack and Leak


A brake fluid leak can reduce braking ability, increasing the risk of a crash.

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V157000

Manufacturer BMW of North America, LLC

Components SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC

Potential Number of Units Affected 2,707

Summary


BMW of North America, LLC (BMW) is recalling certain 2013-2018 BMW C600 Sport and C650 Sport and 2013-2019 C650 GT scooters. Repeated turning of the handlebars to the left most position may cause the front brake hose to crack and leak over time.

Remedy

BMW will notify owners, and dealers will replace the brake hose, adding an additional protective sleeve that will cover the hose connection fitting, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin April 22, 2019. Owners may contact BMW customer service at 1-800-525-7417. Note: This recall includes scooters previously recalled under 15V-738.
 

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April 4, 2019 NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V273000
PCV Heater may Short Circuit


An electrical short can cause the parts within the PCV valve to melt, increasing the risk of a fire, even when the vehicle is not in use.

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V273000

Manufacturer BMW of North America, LLC

Components ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Potential Number of Units Affected 184,505

Summary

BMW of North America, LLC (BMW) is recalling certain 2006 525i, 525xi, 530i, 530xi, 530xi Sports Wagon, 325i, 325xi, 325xi Sports Wagon, 330i, 330xi, Z4 3.0i and Z4 3.0si vehicles. The heater for the positive crankcase ventilation (PCV) valve may short circuit.

Remedy

BMW will notify owners, and dealers will replace the PCV valve heater, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin May 28, 2019. Owners may contact BMW customer service at 1-800-525-7417. Note: This recall is an expansion to recall 17V-683.
 

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April 10, 2019 NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V291000
Instrument Panel may Affect Air Bag Deployment


If the front passenger air bag does not deploy properly in the event of a crash, the occupant has an increased risk of injury.

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V291000

Manufacturer BMW of North America, LLC

Components ELECTRICAL SYSTEM, AIR BAGS

Potential Number of Units Affected 50

Summary


BMW of North America, LLC (BMW) is recalling certain 2019 X3 sDrive30i, X3 xDrive30i, X3 M40i, and X4 M40i vehicles. The instrument panel assembly may have been improperly manufactured, possibly affecting the deployment of the passenger's frontal air bag.

Remedy

BMW will notify owners, and dealers will replace the instrument panel assembly, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin June 3, 2019. Owners may contact BMW customer service at 1-800-525-7417.
 

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April 17, 2019 NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V310000
Electrical Power May Shutdown


A shut down of high-voltage electrical power would result in a loss of propulsion, increasing the risk of a crash.

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V310000

Manufacturer BMW of North America, LLC

Components ELECTRICAL SYSTEM, HYBRID PROPULSION SYSTEM

Potential Number of Units Affected 159

Summary

BMW of North America, LLC (BMW) is recalling certain 2018 i3 BEV and i3 REx hybrid electric vehicles. A circuit board problem within the Electric Motor Electronics (EME) module may shutdown the supply of high voltage electrical power.

Remedy


BMW will notify owners, and dealers will replace the EME module, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin June 7, 2019. Owners may contact BMW customer service at 1-800-525-7417.
 

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October 17, 2016 NHTSA Campaign Number: 16V747000
Seat Belt may Not Lock/FMVSS 209

In the event of a crash where heavy braking is applied, the Emergency Locking Retractor (ELR) may activate when the occupant is more forward in the seat, possibly increasing the risk of injury.

NHTSA Campaign Number: 16V747000

Manufacturer BMW of North America, LLC

Components SEAT BELTS

Potential Number of Units Affected 15,455

Summary

BMW of North America, LLC (BMW) is recalling certain model year 2016-2017 X1 sDrive28i, X1 xDrive28i, MINI Hardtop 4 Door Cooper, Mini Hardtop 4 Door Cooper S, MINI Cooper Clubman, and Cooper S Clubman, 2017 Rolls-Royce Ghost, and 2016 528i vehicles. The vehicle-sensitive locking mechanism of the seat belt Emergency Locking Retractor (ELR) for the driver's seat may not lock as designed. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of the Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 209, "Seat Belt Assemblies."

Remedy

BMW will notify owners, and dealers will replace the driver's seat belt assembly, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin July 2, 2019. Owners may contact BMW customer service at 1-800-525-7417.
 

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May 9, 2019 NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V349000
Occupant Injury in the Event of a Crash/FMVSS 201


In the event of a crash, the insufficient impact absorption can increase the risk of injury.

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V349000

Manufacturer BMW of North America, LLC

Components STRUCTURE

Potential Number of Units Affected 106,182

Summary

BMW of North America, LLC (BMW) is recalling certain 2016-2019 X1 sDrive28i and X1 xDrive28i vehicles. In the event of a crash where the occupants head contacts the B-pillar, the pillar may not absorb an adequate amount of the impact. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 201, "Occupant Protection in Interior Impact."

Remedy

The remedy for this recall is still under development. The recall is expected to begin July 2, 2019. Owners may contact BMW customer service at 1-800-525-7417.
 

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May 23, 2019 NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V386000
Improperly Installed Head Air Bags


The head air bags may be impaired during deployment, increasing the risk of injury.

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V386000

Manufacturer BMW of North America, LLC

Components AIR BAGS

Potential Number of Units Affected 1,822

Summary

BMW of North America, LLC (BMW) is recalling certain 2019 X7 xDrive40i and X7 xDrive50i vehicles. The driver and passenger head air bags may not have been properly aligned with the trim during installation.

Remedy

BMW will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and, as necessary, reinstall the head air bags, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin July 15, 2019. Owners may contact BMW customer service at 1-800-525-7417.
 

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May 9, 2019 NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V352000
Knee Air Bags May Not Deploy Properly


An improperly folded and assembled air bag may not deploy as intended, increasing risk of injury.

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V352000

Manufacturer BMW of North America, LLC

Components AIR BAGS

Potential Number of Units Affected 5,079

Summary

BMW of North America, LLC (BMW) is recalling certain 2019-2020 230i, 230i xDrive, M240i, M240i xDrive, M2 Competition Coupe, 430i, 430i xDrive, 440i, 440i xDrive, M4, and 2019 330i xDrive Sportswagon vehicles. The driver and passenger knee air bag assemblies may have been improperly folded and assembled.

Remedy

BMW will notify owners, and dealers will replace the knee air bag modules, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin July 2019. Owners may contact BMW customer service at 1-800-525-7417.
 

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June 19, 2019 NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V472000
Loss of Electrical Power/Stalling

A loss of electrical power can cause the vehicle to stall, increasing the risk of a crash.

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V472000

Manufacturer BMW of North America, LLC

Components ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Potential Number of Units Affected 16,641

Summary


BMW of North America, LLC (BMW) is recalling certain 2009 328i and 328xi, 2009-2011 335d, 2008-2012 M3 Coupe and M3 Convertible, and 2008-2011 M3 Sedan vehicles. The connection of the positive battery cable at the fuse box terminal may degrade, resulting in an intermittent loss of electrical power.

Remedy


BMW will notify owners, and dealers will replace and secure the positive battery cable connector, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin August 12, 2019. Owners may contact BMW customer service at 1-800-525-7417. Note: This recall is an expansion of a previous recall, number 18V-314.
 

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July 3, 2019 NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V513000
High Pressure Fuel Pump May Crack and Leak


A fuel leak in the presence of an ignition source can increase the risk of a fire.

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V513000

Manufacturer BMW of North America, LLC

Components FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER, ENGINE

Potential Number of Units Affected 115

Summary


BMW of North America, LLC (BMW) is recalling certain 2020 750i xDrive, 2019 M850i xDrive Coupe, M850i xDrive Convertible, X5 xDrive50i, X7 xDrive50i, and M5 vehicles. The high pressure fuel pump may not have been properly attached to the engine, which may cause the fuel pump flange to crack, resulting in a fuel leak.

Remedy

BMW will notify owners, and dealers will replace the high pressure fuel pumps, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin August 26, 2019. Owners may contact BMW customer service at 1-800-525-7417.
 

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July 23, 2019 NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V541000
Loose Wheel Bolts May Cause Wheel to Detach


Loose bolts may allow a wheel to detach from the vehicle, increasing the risk of a crash.

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V541000

Manufacturer BMW of North America, LLC

Components WHEELS

Potential Number of Units Affected 5

Summary


BMW of North America, LLC (BMW) is recalling certain 2019 X5 xDrive50i and X7 xDrive40i vehicles. The left side wheel bolts may have been insufficiently tightened and may loosen over time.

Remedy


BMW will notify owners, and dealers will replace and tighten the left side wheel bolts, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin September 16, 2019. Owners may contact BMW customer service at 1-800-525-7417.
 

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July 31, 2019 NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V563000
Front Seatbacks May Fold Unexpectedly

In the event of a crash, there is an increased risk of injury if the seatback folds forward or rearward.

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V563000

Manufacturer BMW of North America, LLC

Components SEATS

Potential Number of Units Affected 20

Summary


BMW of North America, LLC (BMW) is recalling certain 2018-2019 X3 sDrive30i, xDrive30i and M40i and 2019 X4 xDrive30i and M40i vehicles. The front seatback frames may have been improperly welded, allowing the seatback to unexpectedly fold forward or rearward.

Remedy


BMW will notify owners, and dealers will replace the front seats, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin September 23, 2019. Owners may contact BMW customer service 1-800-525-7417.
 

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August 12, 2019 NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V589000
ECU May Disable Audible Warning Signal/FMVSS 208

Without an audible warning, the driver may forget to buckle the seat belt, increasing their risk of injury in the event of a crash.

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V589000

Manufacturer BMW of North America, LLC

Components SEAT BELTS, ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Potential Number of Units Affected 173

Summary


BMW of North America, LLC (BMW) is recalling certain 2020 BMW 745e xDrive vehicles. A software error in the electronic control unit (ECU) may disable the audible warning signal for an unbelted driver to fasten their seat belt. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 208, "Occupant Crash Protection."

Remedy


BMW will notify owners, and dealers will update the ECU software, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin October 4, 2019. Owners may contact BMW customer service at 1-800-525-7417.
 

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August 6, 2019 NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V579000
Blower Regulator Wiring May Overheat


Wiring that overheats could cause the electrical connectors to melt, and increase the risk of a fire, even when the vehicle is unattended.

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V579000

Manufacturer BMW of North America, LLC

Components ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Potential Number of Units Affected 41,981

Summary


BMW of North America, LLC (BMW) is recalling certain 2008-2012 BMW 128i, 135i, 135is Coupes and 128i, 135i Convertible vehicles. The wiring and electrical connectors in the blower-regulator wiring harness may overheat.

Remedy

BMW will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the blower-regulator wiring harness, and replace it with a new part, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin September 27, 2019. Owners may contact BMW customer service at 1-800-525-7417. Note: This recall is an expansion of an earlier recall number 17V-676.
 
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