BMW R1200 St Service Brakes, Hydraulic,foundation Components,hoses, Lines/piping, And Fittings Recall | June 05, 2008

2008 BMW R1200 St Service Brakes, Hydraulic,foundation Components,hoses, Lines/piping, And Fittings Recall | June 05, 2008

Bmw Is Recalling 4,922 My 2007-2008 R1200r, My 2006-2007 R1200 Gs, My 2007 R1200 St, And My 2008 R1200 Gs Adventure Motorcycles. Due To The Current Routing Of The Front Brake Lines, It Is Possible That During Riding, The Brake Lines Could Be Under Strain. If The Vibration/strain Is Significant, The Brake Lines Could Split And Start To Develop A Leak. If The Leak Became Significant, Brake Fluid Could Escape. If This Happened, The Level Of Fluid In The Reservoir Of The Front Brake System Could Drop.

If Fluid Level Drops Significantly, The Front Brakes Could Fail Increasing The Risk Of A Crash.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Inspect And Install New Brake Lines With A Modified Routing Free Of Charge. The Recall Began During August 2008. Owners May Contact Bmw At 1-800-831-1117.

Customers 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 05, 2008 for 2008 BMW R1200 St, manufactured by BMW OF NORTH AMERICA, LLC, in response to Service Brakes, Hydraulic,foundation Components,hoses, Lines/piping, And Fittings problems.

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