BMW 525i Air Bags,frontal,sensor/control Module Recall | Nov 12, 2013

2013 BMW 525i Air Bags,frontal,sensor/control Module Recall | Nov 12, 2013

Bmw Of North America Llc (bmw) Is Recalling Certain Model Year 2006 325i, 325xi, 330i, 330xi Sedans And 325xi Sports Wagons, Model Year 2007 328i, 328xi, 335i, 335xi Sedans And 328i And 328xi Sports Wagons, Model Year 2006-2007 525i, 525xi, 530i, 530xi, 550i Sedans And 530xi Sports Wagons, Model Year 2006 760i Sedans, Model Year 2006-2007 750i, 750li, And 760li Sedans, And Model Year 2006 X5 Sports Activity Vehicles, Equipped With Certain Seat Types. The Front Passenger Seat Occupant Detection Mat That Determines If And How The Passenger Frontal Air Bag Should Deploy In A Crash May Fatigue And Develop Cracks Which Could Lead To A System Failure.

Should The System Fail, In The Event Of A Crash, The Front Passenger Air Bag Would Be Deactivated, Increasing The Risk Of Personal Injury.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Bmw Will Notify Owners With An Interim Notification Letter In January 2014 Since Parts Are Not Currently Available. When Parts Are Available, Bmw Sent A Second Letter In August And Dealers Will Repair The Occupant Detection Mat To Eliminate The Possibility That It May Crack, Free Of Charge. Additionally, Owners Of Model Year 2006-2007 3 Series With Standard Seats, 5 Series With Comfort Seats, And Z4 Models, Will Receive An Extended Warranty On Their Front Passenger Seat Occupant Detection Mat. Owners May Contact Bmw Customer Relations At 1-800-525-7417 Or Email Bmw At Customerrelations@bmwusa.com.

Owners May Also Contact The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline At 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153), Or Go To Www.safercar.gov.

This recall was issued on Nov 12, 2013 for 2013 BMW 525i, manufactured by BMW of North America, LLC, in response to Air Bags,frontal,sensor/control Module problems.

BMW 525i Air Bags Recall | Nov 12, 2013

2013 BMW 525i Air Bags Recall | Nov 12, 2013

Bmw Of North America Llc (bmw) Is Recalling Certain Model Year 2006 325i, 325xi, 330i, 330xi Sedans And 325xi Sports Wagons, Model Year 2007 328i, 328xi, 335i, 335xi Sedans And 328i And 328xi Sports Wagons, Model Year 2006-2007 525i, 525xi, 530i, 530xi, 550i Sedans And 530xi Sports Wagons, Model Year 2006 760i Sedans, Model Year 2006-2007 750i, 750li, And 760li Sedans, And Model Year 2006 X5 Sports Activity Vehicles, Equipped With Certain Seat Types. The Front Passenger Seat Occupant Detection Mat That Determines If And How The Passenger Frontal Air Bag Should Deploy In A Crash May Fatigue And Develop Cracks Which Could Lead To A System Failure.

Should The System Fail, In The Event Of A Crash, The Front Passenger Air Bag Would Be Deactivated, Increasing The Risk Of Personal Injury.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Bmw Will Notify Owners With An Interim Notification Letter In January 2014 Since Parts Are Not Currently Available. When Parts Are Available, Bmw Sent A Second Letter In August And Dealers Will Repair The Occupant Detection Mat To Eliminate The Possibility That It May Crack, Free Of Charge. Additionally, Owners Of Model Year 2006-2007 3 Series With Standard Seats, 5 Series With Comfort Seats, And Z4 Models, Will Receive An Extended Warranty On Their Front Passenger Seat Occupant Detection Mat. Owners May Contact Bmw Customer Relations At 1-800-525-7417 Or Email Bmw At Customerrelations@bmwusa.com.

Owners May Also Contact The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline At 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153), Or Go To Www.safercar.gov.

This recall was issued on Nov 12, 2013 for 2013 BMW 525i, manufactured by BMW of North America, LLC, in response to Air Bags problems.

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

2003 BMW 525i 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 525i, manufactured by BAYERISCHE MOTOREN WERKE, in response to Air Bags,frontal,sensor/control Module problems.

BMW 525i Engine And Engine Cooling,cooling System,fan Recall | June 21, 2001

2001 BMW 525i Engine And Engine Cooling,cooling System,fan Recall | June 21, 2001

Vehicle Description: Passenger Vehicles. The Engine Auxiliary/cooling Fan Operation, Including Variable Speed, Is Electronically Controlled. Failure Of The Fan Motor Can Cause The Electrical Circuitry Of The Fan Control Unit To Overload And Fail, Causing The Fan To Stop Operating.

If This Were To Occur, Engine Overheating And Subsequent Engine Damage Could Result. In Addition, It Is Possible For The Failure Of The Electrical Circuitry To Cause A Fire In The Fan Control Unit Located In The Front Of The Engine Compartment.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Replace The Fan. Owner Notification Began September 28, 2001. 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 June 21, 2001 for 2001 BMW 525i, manufactured by BAYERISCHE MOTOREN WERKE, in response to Engine And Engine Cooling,cooling System,fan problems.

BMW 525i Tires,sidewall Recall | Nov 26, 2001

2001 BMW 525i Tires,sidewall Recall | Nov 26, 2001

Vehicle Description: During The Tire Mounting Process On Certain Passenger Vehicles Built With Standard (non-sport) Suspension And Equipped With Continental Contitouringcontact Ch95 Ecoplus Tires, Size 225/65r16 95h, Having Dot Codes 4001, 4101, Or 4201, The Outer Sidewall Surface Of The Tires May Have Been Cut By A Sharp Edge. Operation Of The Vehicle Over A Long Period Of Time Could Lead To A Reduction Of Inflation Pressure.

Continued Driving With Low Inflation Pressure In The Tire Could Ultimately Result In Damage To The Tire, Affect Vehicle Handling And Control, And Could In Some Cases Result In A Vehicle Crash.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Inspect All Five Tires For A Possible Cut In The Sidewall, And If A Cut Is Found, The Tire Will Be Replaced. Owner Notification Began December 10, 2001. 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 Nov 26, 2001 for 2001 BMW 525i, manufactured by BAYERISCHE MOTOREN WERKE, in response to Tires,sidewall problems.

BMW 525i Suspension Recall | Feb 19, 2002

2002 BMW 525i Suspension Recall | Feb 19, 2002

On Certain Passenger Vehicles, During The Strut Mount Manufacturing Process, The Thrust Bearing Was Not Properly Positions And Secured. If The Suspension Is Fully Unloaded, The Front Strut Could Separate From The Upper Mount.

This Could Affect Vehicle Handling And Control, Increasing The Risk Of A Crash.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Replace Both Front Spring Strut Upper Mounts. Owner Notification Began March 15, 2002. 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 19, 2002 for 2002 BMW 525i, manufactured by BAYERISCHE MOTOREN WERKE, in response to Suspension problems.

BMW 525i Air Bags,frontal Recall | July 01, 1996

1996 BMW 525i Air Bags,frontal Recall | July 01, 1996

The Air Bag Contact Ring Locking Tab Located In The Steering Wheel Assembly Can Break Without Warning.

If This Happens, The Contact Ring Wiring Could Eventually Break. The Air Bag Readiness Indicator Lamp (srs Or Airbag) In The Instrument Cluster Will Illuminate, And The Air Bag Would Not Deploy In The Event Of A Frontal Impact Vehicle Collision.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Replace The Locking Tab With One Of A Different Design.

System: Interior; Passive Restraint; Air Bag; Driver. Vehicle Description: Passenger Vehicles. Owner Notification: Owner Notification Is Expected To Begin August 5, 1996. Note: 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 1-800-424-9393.

This recall was issued on July 01, 1996 for 1996 BMW 525i, manufactured by BAYERISCHE MOTOREN WERKE, in response to Air Bags,frontal problems.

BMW 525i Latches/locks/linkages,doors,latch Recall | Nov 08, 1994

1994 BMW 525i Latches/locks/linkages,doors,latch Recall | Nov 08, 1994

The Double-lock Feature Can Engage With Occupants And The Door/ignition Key Inside The Vehicle.

The Occupants Of The Vehicle Would Be Unable To Exit Either From The Doors Or From The Windows Of The Vehicle. Drive-away Protection Would Prevent The Engine From Starting.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Replace The General Control Module With One Containing The Revised Software To Permit Window Opening With The Double-lock Engaged And Key In The Ignition.

System: Structure; Door Assembly; Latches And Locks.vehicle Description: Passenger Vehicles.note: If Your Vehicle Is Presented To An Authorized Dealer On An Agreed Upon Service Date And The Remedy Is Not Provided Free Of Charge Within A Reasonable Time Or The Remedy Does Not Correct The Defect, 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 Nov 08, 1994 for 1994 BMW 525i, manufactured by BAYERISCHE MOTOREN WERKE, in response to Latches/locks/linkages,doors,latch problems.

BMW 525i Service Brakes, Hydraulic,switches,brake Light Recall | July 01, 1996

1996 BMW 525i Service Brakes, Hydraulic,switches,brake Light Recall | July 01, 1996

The Brake Light Switch Can Fail Allowing The Switch To Remain In The “brake Lights Off” Position Or In The “brake Lights On” Position.

If This Happens, The Brake Lights Either Will Not Operate Or Will Be Continuously On, Regardless Of Brake Pedal Position. Following Drivers Would Not Be Able To Determine Whether The Vehicle Is Stopping, Increasing The Potential For A Vehicle Accident.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Replace The Existing Brake Light Switch With A Newly Designed Switch.

System: Brakes; Hydraulic; Switch; Brake Light. Vehicle Description: Passenger Vehicles. Owner Notification: Owner Notification Is Expected To Begin August 5, 1996. Note: 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 1-800-424-9393.

This recall was issued on July 01, 1996 for 1996 BMW 525i, manufactured by BAYERISCHE MOTOREN WERKE, in response to Service Brakes, Hydraulic,switches,brake Light problems.

BMW 525i Vehicle Speed Control Recall | Aug 19, 1997

1997 BMW 525i Vehicle Speed Control Recall | Aug 19, 1997

The Cruise Control And Throttle Cables Are Attached To The Same Throttle Valve Actuating Lever At The Throttle Housing. It Is Possible That The Plastic Bushing On Either Cable Could Break Due To Environmental Influences Coupled With Vibration. If The Bushing Breaks, The Outer Cable Housing Can Separate From The Bushing. In This Case, During Application Of The Throttle Pedal Without Cruise Control Being Engaged, The Outer Tube Could Catch On The Edge Of The Broken Bushing.

This Could Cause The Throttle Valve To Remain Partially Open. It His Were To Occur, The Car Might Not Decelerate As Expected Increasing The Risk Of A Vehicle Crash.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Install A Spring Steel Clip On The Outer Tube Of Each Cable In The Area Of The Adjusting Screw And Plastic Bushing. The Clip Is Designed To Prevent The Outer Tube From Dislodging From The Bushing.

Owner Notification Is Expected To Begin By The End Of October 1997. 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 1-800-424-9393.

This recall was issued on Aug 19, 1997 for 1997 BMW 525i, manufactured by BAYERISCHE MOTOREN WERKE, in response to Vehicle Speed Control problems.