BMW X5 Service Brakes, Hydraulic,foundation Components,hoses, Lines/piping, And Fittings Recall | Jan 09, 2003

2003 BMW X5 Service Brakes, Hydraulic,foundation Components,hoses, Lines/piping, And Fittings Recall | Jan 09, 2003

On Certain Sport Utility Vehicles, It May Be Possible For The Front Brake Line To Slip Out Of The Retaining Bracket Located At The Front Strut. The Brake Hose That Is Attached To The Brake Line Could Come In Contact With The Tire And Be Subjected To Wear And Abrasion.

This Could Initially Cause Some Brake Fluid Leakage, And Eventually Lead To A Substantial Loss Of Brake Fluid. There Could Be A Noticeable Reduction In Brake Performance If A Loss Of Front Brake Performance Occurs.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Install An Additional Retaining Clip To Further Secure The Brake Line To The Front Strut. Additionally, If Inspection Of Any Brake Hose Indicates That It Has Experienced Damage, The Hose Will Be Replaced. Owner Notification Began February 14, 2003. 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.

Customers Can 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 09, 2003 for 2003 BMW X5, manufactured by BAYERISCHE MOTOREN WERKE, in response to Service Brakes, Hydraulic,foundation Components,hoses, Lines/piping, And Fittings problems.

BMW X5 Service Brakes, Hydraulic,foundation Components,hoses, Lines/piping, And Fittings Recall | May 27, 2003

2003 BMW X5 Service Brakes, Hydraulic,foundation Components,hoses, Lines/piping, And Fittings Recall | May 27, 2003

On Certain Passenger Vehicles, It Is Possible That The Distance Between The Brake Line And The Steering Shaft Joint Is Not Sufficient. If This Occurs, The Brake Line Could Come Into Contact With The Joint And Eventually Suffer Damage And Corrosion.

A Loss Of Brake Fluid, Indicated By A Warning Light In The Instrument Panel, Could Occur. This Will Be Accompanied By A Reduction In Front Brake Performance. This Could Lead To A Crash.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Inspect The Distance Between The Brake Line And The Steering Shaft Joint, And If Necessary, Increase The Distance. Owner Notification Began June 23, 2003. 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.

Customers Can 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 27, 2003 for 2003 BMW X5, manufactured by BAYERISCHE MOTOREN WERKE, in response to Service Brakes, Hydraulic,foundation Components,hoses, Lines/piping, And Fittings problems.

BMW X5 Seat Belts,front,buckle Assembly Recall | Feb 04, 2003

2003 BMW X5 Seat Belts,front,buckle Assembly Recall | Feb 04, 2003

On Certain Passenger Vehicles, The Connection Of The Safety Belt Buckle To The Steel Rope Of The Tensioner Does Not Meet Bmw Specifications. In Severe Frontal Crashes, This Connection Can Detach.

If The Connection Detaches, The Protection Provided By The Safety Belt Is Likely To Be Impaired, And Serious Injuries To The Driver And/or Front Passenger Could Occur That Might Otherwise Be Mitigated.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Inspect Both Front Safety Belt Tensioner And Buckle Assemblies, And If Necessary, Replace These Parts. Owner Notification Began March 19, 2003. 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.

Customers Can 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 Feb 04, 2003 for 2003 BMW X5, manufactured by BAYERISCHE MOTOREN WERKE, in response to Seat Belts,front,buckle Assembly problems.

BMW X5 Power Train,driveline,differential Unit Recall | Nov 14, 2003

2003 BMW X5 Power Train,driveline,differential Unit Recall | Nov 14, 2003

On Certain Sport Utility Vehicles, The Bolts That Hold The Front Differential, The Right Output Shaft Housing Flange At The Engine, And The Right-hand Engine Support May Be Insufficiently Tightened.

With Prolonged Driving, These Bolts Could Become Loose, Cause Damage To The Engine And Transmission Housings. The Right Output Shaft Could Become Disconnected, Affecting The Ability To Control The Vehicle, Which Could Result In A Crash.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Inspect And Retighten The Drivetrain Fasteners. Owner Notification Began November 28, 2003. Owners Should Contact Bmw At 1-800-831-1117.

Customers Can 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 Nov 14, 2003 for 2003 BMW X5, manufactured by BAYERISCHE MOTOREN WERKE, in response to Power Train,driveline,differential Unit problems.