BMW BMW MOTORCYCLE Power Train problems : 1.
The Final Drive On The Motorcycle Leaked Oil Out Of Ring Gear Seal, And Bike Suddenly Made Grinding Noise. After Tear Down And Inspection It Was Found That The Large Radial Bearing Had Failed Causing The Seal To Fail, Replacement Of Bearing And Seal Was Done. Same Failure As Described In Odi No. 10439549, And Currently Being Investigated Under Campaign Dp12001. *kb
Mileage was 25876 miles. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):WB10434AXWZ. BMW BMW MOTORCYCLE 1998 problem was reported in LAKE RONKONKOMA, NY. Vehicle was not using ANTI-LOCK BRAKES. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.
Nov 22, 2006
1998 BMW BMW MOTORCYCLE problems and complaints, and up-to-date recall information. If you are researching a used BMW BMW MOTORCYCLE, driving a 1998 BMW BMW MOTORCYCLE, or if you are planning to purchase one, review owner-reported Power Train problems and defects.