BMW X5 Steering,wheel And Handle Bar Recall | Jan 18, 2000

2000 BMW X5 Steering,wheel And Handle Bar Recall | Jan 18, 2000

Vehicle Description: Sport Utility Vehicles. The Lower Steering Shaft Coupling Includes A Plastic Collar Which Fits Over The Lower Steering Rack Input Shaft. This Collar Is Pushed Down Onto The Steering Rack And Tightened During Assembly. On Some Of The Affected Vehicles, The Collar May Not Have Been Pushed Down Fully Onto The Rack At The Assembly Plant.

Operation Of The Vehicle, Especially In Rough Road Conditions, Can Cause The Clearance Between The Collar And The Steering Rack To Increase To The Point Where The Input Shaft Can Separate From The Rack, Resulting In A Loss Of Steering Capability.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Inspect The Steering Rack Input Shaft Collar For Proper Positioning, And Reposition Is Necessary.

Bmw Recall No. 00vx5sc01.owner Notification Began February 8, 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.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 Jan 18, 2000 for 2000 BMW X5, manufactured by BAYERISCHE MOTOREN WERKE, in response to Steering,wheel And Handle Bar problems.

BMW X5 Seat Belts,front,anchorage Recall | Sept 11, 2000

2000 BMW X5 Seat Belts,front,anchorage Recall | Sept 11, 2000

Vehicle Description: Sport Utility Vehicles. The Safety Belt Lower Outboard Anchorage Bolt On The Driver’s And Front Passenger’s Seats May Not Have Been Secured Properly.

In The Event Of A Crash, The Safety Belt System Might Not Be Able To Provide Its Maximum Restraint Function.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Inspect The Bolts And Correct The Torque If Necessary.

Owner Notification Began September 27,2000.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. 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 Sept 11, 2000 for 2000 BMW X5, manufactured by BAYERISCHE MOTOREN WERKE, in response to Seat Belts,front,anchorage problems.

BMW X5 Steering,linkages,rod,relay,connecting Recall | Oct 24, 2000

2000 BMW X5 Steering,linkages,rod,relay,connecting Recall | Oct 24, 2000

Vehicle Description: Sport Utility Vehicles. The Nut That Secures The Axial Joint Of The Left Steering Tie Rod To The Steering Gear Box May Have Not Have Been Tightened Securely. This Could Lead To Loosening Of The Nut And, Initially To Steering Wheel Play And/or Misalignment, As Well As Noise From The Steering Linkage. If Vehicle Operation Continues, The Tie Rod Could Disconnect From The Steering Gear Box.

If This Were To Occur, Loss Of Steering Control Could Result.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Inspect And Re-torque The Nut Securing The Axial Joint Of The Left Steering Tie Rod. If The Torque Of The Nut Is Found To Be Loose, The Right Nut Will Also Be Checked And Corrected If Necessary, And A Front Wheel Alignment Will Be Performed.

Owner Notification Began November 14, 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.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 24, 2000 for 2000 BMW X5, manufactured by BAYERISCHE MOTOREN WERKE, in response to Steering,linkages,rod,relay,connecting problems.