BMW F650 Suspension,rear Recall | Feb 23, 2001

2001 BMW F650 Suspension,rear Recall | Feb 23, 2001

Vehicle Description: Motorcycles. Under Certain Riding Conditions When The Rear Brake And The Throttle Are Applied Simultaneously, The Rear Brake Caliper Support Could Bend, Leading To Contact Between The Brake Hose Connecting Piece On The Rear Caliper And The Swing Arm.

Brake Fluid Leakage From The Caliper Could Occur, Resulting In Loss Of Rear Braking Capability.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Inspect The Rear Brake Caliper Support And, If It Is Bent, Will Replace The Swing Arm, Together With The Caliper And Brake Hose, If Necessary. If The Support Is Not Bent, It Will Be Reinforced With A Plastic Block. Owner Notification Began May 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, Option #4.

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 23, 2001 for 2001 BMW F650, manufactured by BAYERISCHE MOTOREN WERKE, in response to Suspension,rear problems.