BMW 318ica Equipment,other,labels Recall | Apr 03, 1995

1995 BMW 318ica Equipment,other,labels Recall | Apr 03, 1995

An Overstatement Was Made Of The Vehicle Load Capacity And Designated Seating Capacity On The Tire Information Placard. This Does Not Meet The Requirements Of Fmvss No. 110, “tire Selection And Rims.”

Consequence Of Non-compliance: Loading Of The Vehicle Beyond The Capacity Weight Can Cause Tire And Vehicle Damage That Can Result In A Vehicle Crash.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Owners Will Be Mailed A Revised Placard Containg The Correct Vehicle And Designated Seating Capacities And Instructions For Installing The Placard On Their Vehicles. If Owners Prefer, Their Dealer Can Install The Placard For Them.

System: Equipment; Tire Reserve Load Label; Fmvss No. 110.vehicle Description: Sedan And Convertible Model Passenger Vehicles. Note: If You Do Not Receive A Revised Label Free Of Charge Within A Reasonable Time, Please Contact Bmw At 1-800-831-1117. Also Contact The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s Auto Safety Hotline At 1-800-424-9393.

This recall was issued on Apr 03, 1995 for 1995 BMW 318ica, manufactured by BAYERISCHE MOTOREN WERKE, in response to Equipment,other,labels problems.

BMW 318ica Engine And Engine Cooling,cooling System Recall | Aug 04, 1998

1998 BMW 318ica Engine And Engine Cooling,cooling System Recall | Aug 04, 1998

Vehicle Description: Passenger Vehicles. A Malfunction Or Failure Of A Coolant System Component, Such As A Thermostat, Water Pump, Or Fan Belt, Can Result In Significantly Increased Coolant Temperature And System Pressure. If The Indications Of A Critical Overheating Condition Is Not Noticed By The Driver, It Is Possible That Damage To, Or Failure Of, A Coolant System Component Could Occur.

If A Crack Were To Form Or A Seam Were To Separate In The Heater Core End Piece, Hot Coolant Could Suddenly Be Expelled, Increasing The Risk Of Personal Injury To A Vehicle Occupant.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Install A New Design Radiator Cap To Control Pressure And Provide Greater Coolant Overflow In The Event Of Overheating.

Owner Notification Began March 31, 1999. 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 Aug 04, 1998 for 1998 BMW 318ica, manufactured by BAYERISCHE MOTOREN WERKE, in response to Engine And Engine Cooling,cooling System problems.