BMW R1100 S Steering,wheel And Handle Bar Recall | Oct 11, 2000

2000 BMW R1100 S Steering,wheel And Handle Bar Recall | Oct 11, 2000

Vehicle Description: Motorcycles Equipped With High-mounted Handlebars. The High-mounted Handlebars Are Position On Top Of The Upper Fork Clamp And Are Clamped To The Top Of Each Upper Fork Tube. It Is Possible For A Handlebar To Rotate Forward.

If This Were To Occur While Riding, The Rider’s Balance Could Be Upset And A Crash And Personal Injury Could Result.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Degrease The Clamping Connection Parts, Rework The Positioning Tab (if Necessary) To Fit Properly In The Corresponding Gap In The Upper Fork Clamp, And Reset The Torque Of The Clamping Connections.

Owner Notification Began November 28, 2000.owners Who Take Their Vehicles To An Authorized Dealer On An Agreed Upon Service Date And Do Not Receive The Free Remedy Within A Reasonable Time Should Contact Bmw At 1-800-831-1117, Option #5. Also Contact The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s Auto Safety Hotline At 1-888-dash-2-dot (1-888-327-4236).

This recall was issued on Oct 11, 2000 for 2000 BMW R1100 S, manufactured by BAYERISCHE MOTOREN WERKE, in response to Steering,wheel And Handle Bar problems.

BMW R1100 S Service Brakes, Hydraulic,pedals And Linkages Recall | May 18, 2000

2000 BMW R1100 S Service Brakes, Hydraulic,pedals And Linkages Recall | May 18, 2000

Vehicle Description: Motorcycles. Due To Use Of An Incorrect Thread-locking Material In Production, It Is Possible For The Rear Brake Linkage Ball End, Which Is Screwed Into The Rear Brake Lever, To Loosen And Eventually Detach From The Lever.

If This Happens, The Rear Brake Could No Longer Be Applied, Increasing The Risk Of A Crash.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Remove The Brake Linkage Ball End From The Brake Lever And Reinstall It With A Different Thread-locking Compound, To Prevent The Ball End From Loosening.

Owner Notification Began September 11, 2000. Owners Who Take Their Vehicles To An Authorized Dealer On An Agreed Upon Service Date And Do Not Receive The Free Remedy Within A Reasonable Time Should Contact Bmw At 1-800-831-1117, Option #5.also Contact The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s Auto Safety Hotline At 1-888-dash-2-dot (1-888-327-4236).

This recall was issued on May 18, 2000 for 2000 BMW R1100 S, manufactured by BAYERISCHE MOTOREN WERKE, in response to Service Brakes, Hydraulic,pedals And Linkages problems.