BMW 740ila Electrical System,battery,cables Recall | Jan 04, 1999

1999 BMW 740ila Electrical System,battery,cables Recall | Jan 04, 1999

Vehicle Description: Passenger Vehicles. The Thickness Of The Main Positive Electrical Cable (generator To Starter) Insulation Is Less Than Specified, Making It Susceptible To Being Abraded Or Cut By The Clip That Secures The Cable To The Generator.

The Cable Insulation Can Be Worn Away, Exposing The Wire. The Wire Could Contact The Clip Or A Short Circuit Could Occur.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Apply A Thickness Of Insulating Tape To The Cable In The Area Of The Clip, And Install A Revised Clip.

Owner Notification Began February 26, 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 1-800-831-0117. 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 04, 1999 for 1999 BMW 740ila, manufactured by BAYERISCHE MOTOREN WERKE, in response to Electrical System,battery,cables problems.

BMW 740ila Engine And Engine Cooling,cooling System,fan Recall | June 21, 2001

2001 BMW 740ila 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 740ila, manufactured by BAYERISCHE MOTOREN WERKE, in response to Engine And Engine Cooling,cooling System,fan problems.

BMW 740ila Engine And Engine Cooling,cooling System,fan Recall | May 16, 2002

2002 BMW 740ila Engine And Engine Cooling,cooling System,fan Recall | May 16, 2002

On Certain 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. This Is A Supplement To A Recall That Began During September 2001 (see Recall Campaign 01v206). 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 May 16, 2002 for 2002 BMW 740ila, manufactured by BAYERISCHE MOTOREN WERKE, in response to Engine And Engine Cooling,cooling System,fan problems.

BMW 740ila Engine And Engine Cooling,cooling System Recall | Aug 04, 1998

1998 BMW 740ila 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 740ila, manufactured by BAYERISCHE MOTOREN WERKE, in response to Engine And Engine Cooling,cooling System problems.

BMW 740ila Power Train,automatic Transmission Recall | Jan 04, 1999

1999 BMW 740ila Power Train,automatic Transmission Recall | Jan 04, 1999

Vehicle Description: Passenger Vehicles Equipped With A 5hp24 Automatic Transmission. Premature Wear Of The Ring Gear Can Occur, Leading To The Loss Of 1st, 2nd, 3rd, And Reverse Gears.

If This Problem Occurs, The Car May No Longer Operate In Reverse, 1st, 2nd, Or 3rd Gears.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Replace The Automatic Transmission.

Owner Notification Began February 26, 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 1-800-831-0117. 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 04, 1999 for 1999 BMW 740ila, manufactured by BAYERISCHE MOTOREN WERKE, in response to Power Train,automatic Transmission problems.

BMW 740ila Power Train,driveline,differential Unit Recall | June 22, 1998

1998 BMW 740ila Power Train,driveline,differential Unit Recall | June 22, 1998

Vehicle Description: Passenger Vehicles. The Differential Pinion Shaft Within The Differential Case Assembly Was Produced Without The Appropriate Surface Hardening. This Can Result In The Shaft Experiencing Premature Wear.

This Condition Will Cause A Noise From The Differential And, Ultimately, Failure Of The Shaft And Loss Of Drive.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Replace The Entire Differential Assembly.

Owner Notification Began December 28, 1998.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 22, 1998 for 1998 BMW 740ila, manufactured by BAYERISCHE MOTOREN WERKE, in response to Power Train,driveline,differential Unit problems.