BMW R Series Exterior Lighting,brake Lights,switch Recall | Dec 13, 1988

1988 BMW R Series Exterior Lighting,brake Lights,switch Recall | Dec 13, 1988

Plastic Pin And/or Adjustable Stop Bolt Which Activate Front/rear Brake Light Switches Could Cause Switch Failure.

Brake Light Would Not Function; Thus, A Crash Involvinganother Vehicle Could Occur.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Modify Front Hand Brake Lever; Place A Cap On Rear Brake Stop Bolt; And Replace Front And Rear Brake Light Switches With Newer Switch.

System: Front/rear Brake Light Switch.vehicle Description: Motorcycles.

This recall was issued on Dec 13, 1988 for 1988 BMW R Series, manufactured by BAYERISCHE MOTOREN WERKE, in response to Exterior Lighting,brake Lights,switch problems.

BMW K100 Exterior Lighting,brake Lights,switch Recall | Feb 05, 1985

1985 BMW K100 Exterior Lighting,brake Lights,switch Recall | Feb 05, 1985

A Ground Fault May Occur In The Stoplight Switch Which Is Located On The Right Handlebar In The Throttle Twist Grip Housing. Consequences Of Defect: The Cable’s Inner Plastic Tube Would Overheat And Soften Or Melt, Impairing Throttle Operation. An Accident Could Occur If The Motorcycle Is Operated After Observing That More Effort Is Required In The Throttle Twist Grip.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Install A Ground Cable Between The Throttle Twist Grip Housing And The Common Ground On The Frame To Prevent Overheating.

Vehicle Description: Motorcycle.system: Stoplight Switch Ground Cable.

This recall was issued on Feb 05, 1985 for 1985 BMW K100, manufactured by BAYERISCHE MOTOREN WERKE, in response to Exterior Lighting,brake Lights,switch problems.