BMW R 1200 St Service Brakes, Hydraulic Recall | June 18, 2010

2010 BMW R 1200 St Service Brakes, Hydraulic Recall | June 18, 2010

Bmw Is Recalling Certain Model Year 2007 Through 2009 R 1200 And K 1200 Series Motorcycles Manufactured From August 2006 Through May 2009. Due To The Current Routing Of The Front Brake Lines, It Is Possible That During Riding, And Therefore Associated Vibration. The Brake Lines Could Be Under Strain. If The Vibration/strain Is Significant, The Brake Line Could Split And Start To Develop A Leak.

If This Goes Unnoticed, And The Brake Fluid Reservoir Runs Empty, The Front Brakes Could Fail, Increasing The Risk Of A Crash.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Bmw Will Notify Owners And Dealers Will Install New Brake Lines, Containing A “sleeve” Along A Portion Of The Lines Free Of Charge. The Safety Recall Began On September 20, 2010. Owners May Contact Bmw At 1-800-525-7417.

Owners May Also Contact The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s Vehicle Safety Hotline At 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153), Or Go To http://www.safercar.gov .

This recall was issued on June 18, 2010 for 2010 BMW R 1200 St, manufactured by BMW OF NORTH AMERICA, LLC, in response to Service Brakes, Hydraulic problems.

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