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 760li Engine And Engine Cooling Recall | Aug 26, 2003

2003 BMW 760li Engine And Engine Cooling Recall | Aug 26, 2003

On Certain Passenger Vehicles, The Engine Oil Filter Drain Plug May Be Insufficiently Tightened. This Could Lead To Loosening Of The Plug Causing An Initial Oil Spray And A Subsequent Oil Leak.

If A Large Amount Of Oil Loss Occurs, Engine Damage May Result. Depending On The Extent Of The Damage, A Crash Could Occur.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Inspect The Torque Of The Oil Filter Drain Plug And, If Necessary, Retighten The Drain Plug With The Correctly Specified Torque. Owner Notification Began On September 12, 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 Aug 26, 2003 for 2003 BMW 760li, manufactured by BAYERISCHE MOTOREN WERKE, in response to Engine And Engine Cooling problems.

BMW 745li Engine And Engine Cooling Recall | Aug 26, 2003

2003 BMW 745li Engine And Engine Cooling Recall | Aug 26, 2003

On Certain Passenger Vehicles, The Engine Oil Filter Drain Plug May Be Insufficiently Tightened. This Could Lead To Loosening Of The Plug Causing An Initial Oil Spray And A Subsequent Oil Leak.

If A Large Amount Of Oil Loss Occurs, Engine Damage May Result. Depending On The Extent Of The Damage, A Crash Could Occur.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Inspect The Torque Of The Oil Filter Drain Plug And, If Necessary, Retighten The Drain Plug With The Correctly Specified Torque. Owner Notification Began On September 12, 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 Aug 26, 2003 for 2003 BMW 745li, manufactured by BAYERISCHE MOTOREN WERKE, in response to Engine And Engine Cooling problems.

BMW 745i Engine And Engine Cooling Recall | Aug 26, 2003

2003 BMW 745i Engine And Engine Cooling Recall | Aug 26, 2003

On Certain Passenger Vehicles, The Engine Oil Filter Drain Plug May Be Insufficiently Tightened. This Could Lead To Loosening Of The Plug Causing An Initial Oil Spray And A Subsequent Oil Leak.

If A Large Amount Of Oil Loss Occurs, Engine Damage May Result. Depending On The Extent Of The Damage, A Crash Could Occur.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Inspect The Torque Of The Oil Filter Drain Plug And, If Necessary, Retighten The Drain Plug With The Correctly Specified Torque. Owner Notification Began On September 12, 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 Aug 26, 2003 for 2003 BMW 745i, manufactured by BAYERISCHE MOTOREN WERKE, in response to Engine And Engine Cooling problems.

BMW R 1150 Gs Adventure Service Brakes, Hydraulic,foundation Components,hoses, Lines/piping, And Fittings Recall | Aug 26, 2003

2003 BMW R 1150 Gs Adventure Service Brakes, Hydraulic,foundation Components,hoses, Lines/piping, And Fittings Recall | Aug 26, 2003

On Certain Motorcycles, Due To The Material Composition Of The Rear Brake Hose, The Hose May Split Open During Riding Conditions In Which A Full Extension Of The Rear Suspension Occurs. In Some Cases, The Hose May Also Have Been Routed Incorrectly To The Caliper Aggravating The Condition.

As A Result, A Loss Of Brake Fluid And Brake Pressure Can Occur, Possibly Resulting In Rear Brake Failure. A Crash Could Occur.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Inspect The Rear Brake Hose. It Will Be Rerouted On Motorcycles In Which A Hose Of The New Material Specification Has Already Been Installed. The Brake Hose Will Be Replaced And Rerouted On All Other Affected Motorcycles. Owner Notification Began On September 12, 2003. Owners Should Contact Bmw At 1-800-831-1117, Option #4.

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 Aug 26, 2003 for 2003 BMW R 1150 Gs Adventure, manufactured by BAYERISCHE MOTOREN WERKE, in response to Service Brakes, Hydraulic,foundation Components,hoses, Lines/piping, And Fittings problems.

BMW 525ita Air Bags,frontal,sensor/control Module Recall | Oct 24, 2003

2003 BMW 525ita Air Bags,frontal,sensor/control Module Recall | Oct 24, 2003

On Certain Passenger Vehicles, A Microprocessor In The Air Bag Control Module, Which Activates The Front Air Bags, The Side Air Bags, The Front Seat Safety Belt Pretensioners, And The Battery Safety Terminal, May Have A Malfunction That Could Lead To An Unintended Activation Of One Or More Of These Components.

Unexpected Deployment Of The Air Bag(s) Could Cause Serious Injury If An Occupant Is Too Close To The Deploying Air Bag(s). In Addition, The Battery Safety Terminal May Also Be Activated. If That Happens, The Starter Cable Would Become Disconnected From The Battery, And The Engine Could Not Be Restarted.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Replace The Air Bag Control Module. Owner Notification Began November10, 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 Oct 24, 2003 for 2003 BMW 525ita, manufactured by BAYERISCHE MOTOREN WERKE, in response to Air Bags,frontal,sensor/control Module problems.

BMW 525ia Air Bags,frontal,sensor/control Module Recall | Oct 24, 2003

2003 BMW 525ia Air Bags,frontal,sensor/control Module Recall | Oct 24, 2003

On Certain Passenger Vehicles, A Microprocessor In The Air Bag Control Module, Which Activates The Front Air Bags, The Side Air Bags, The Front Seat Safety Belt Pretensioners, And The Battery Safety Terminal, May Have A Malfunction That Could Lead To An Unintended Activation Of One Or More Of These Components.

Unexpected Deployment Of The Air Bag(s) Could Cause Serious Injury If An Occupant Is Too Close To The Deploying Air Bag(s). In Addition, The Battery Safety Terminal May Also Be Activated. If That Happens, The Starter Cable Would Become Disconnected From The Battery, And The Engine Could Not Be Restarted.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Replace The Air Bag Control Module. Owner Notification Began November10, 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 Oct 24, 2003 for 2003 BMW 525ia, manufactured by BAYERISCHE MOTOREN WERKE, in response to Air Bags,frontal,sensor/control Module problems.

BMW 540ia Air Bags,frontal,sensor/control Module Recall | Oct 24, 2003

2003 BMW 540ia Air Bags,frontal,sensor/control Module Recall | Oct 24, 2003

On Certain Passenger Vehicles, A Microprocessor In The Air Bag Control Module, Which Activates The Front Air Bags, The Side Air Bags, The Front Seat Safety Belt Pretensioners, And The Battery Safety Terminal, May Have A Malfunction That Could Lead To An Unintended Activation Of One Or More Of These Components.

Unexpected Deployment Of The Air Bag(s) Could Cause Serious Injury If An Occupant Is Too Close To The Deploying Air Bag(s). In Addition, The Battery Safety Terminal May Also Be Activated. If That Happens, The Starter Cable Would Become Disconnected From The Battery, And The Engine Could Not Be Restarted.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Replace The Air Bag Control Module. Owner Notification Began November10, 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 Oct 24, 2003 for 2003 BMW 540ia, manufactured by BAYERISCHE MOTOREN WERKE, in response to Air Bags,frontal,sensor/control Module problems.

BMW 540i Air Bags,frontal,sensor/control Module Recall | Oct 24, 2003

2003 BMW 540i Air Bags,frontal,sensor/control Module Recall | Oct 24, 2003

On Certain Passenger Vehicles, A Microprocessor In The Air Bag Control Module, Which Activates The Front Air Bags, The Side Air Bags, The Front Seat Safety Belt Pretensioners, And The Battery Safety Terminal, May Have A Malfunction That Could Lead To An Unintended Activation Of One Or More Of These Components.

Unexpected Deployment Of The Air Bag(s) Could Cause Serious Injury If An Occupant Is Too Close To The Deploying Air Bag(s). In Addition, The Battery Safety Terminal May Also Be Activated. If That Happens, The Starter Cable Would Become Disconnected From The Battery, And The Engine Could Not Be Restarted.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Replace The Air Bag Control Module. Owner Notification Began November10, 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 Oct 24, 2003 for 2003 BMW 540i, manufactured by BAYERISCHE MOTOREN WERKE, in response to Air Bags,frontal,sensor/control Module problems.

BMW 540iat Air Bags,frontal,sensor/control Module Recall | Oct 24, 2003

2003 BMW 540iat Air Bags,frontal,sensor/control Module Recall | Oct 24, 2003

On Certain Passenger Vehicles, A Microprocessor In The Air Bag Control Module, Which Activates The Front Air Bags, The Side Air Bags, The Front Seat Safety Belt Pretensioners, And The Battery Safety Terminal, May Have A Malfunction That Could Lead To An Unintended Activation Of One Or More Of These Components.

Unexpected Deployment Of The Air Bag(s) Could Cause Serious Injury If An Occupant Is Too Close To The Deploying Air Bag(s). In Addition, The Battery Safety Terminal May Also Be Activated. If That Happens, The Starter Cable Would Become Disconnected From The Battery, And The Engine Could Not Be Restarted.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Replace The Air Bag Control Module. Owner Notification Began November10, 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 Oct 24, 2003 for 2003 BMW 540iat, manufactured by BAYERISCHE MOTOREN WERKE, in response to Air Bags,frontal,sensor/control Module problems.