BMW R1100RSL Electrical System Wiring Interior, Under Dash problems : 1.
Wiring Harness Shorted Out Causing A Failure To Continue Operating. Other Owners Of The Same Model bmw Motorcycle (r1100gs And R1150gs, 1995-2001) Have Experienced Similar Failures, Including A Recent Near Fatality When The electrical System And All Lights Failed At Night. The Owner Was Almost Killed By A Truck. The Problem Results From Cracked Insulation In The Wiring Harness, Causing Short Circuiting And Varying Degrees Of electrical Failure. Property Damage Up To $2000 Has Been Reported; It Would Not Be Surprising To Learn That A Major Injury Accident Has Occurred Following One Of These Failures. Since Motorcycle Accidents Are Often Fatal, The Operator Would Probably Not Have Reported The electrical Failure.
0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died. BMW R1100RSL 1996 problem was reported in BOULDER, CO. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on 19970201. Vehicle was using ANTI-LOCK BRAKES. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. BMW R1100RSL 1996 drive type:RWD. FUEL SYSTEM:N/A. FUEL TYPE: GAS. VEHICLE SPEED: 35 mph.
Oct 10, 2000
1996 BMW R1100RSL problems and complaints, and up-to-date recall information. If you are researching a used BMW R1100RSL, driving a 1996 BMW R1100RSL, or if you are planning to purchase one, review owner-reported Electrical System Wiring Interior, Under Dash problems and defects.