BMW F650gs Dakar Fuel System, Gasoline,storage,tank Assembly Recall | Sept 12, 2000

2000 BMW F650gs Dakar Fuel System, Gasoline,storage,tank Assembly Recall | Sept 12, 2000

Vehicle Description: Motorcycles. The Fuel Tank Is Equipped With A Carbon Canister Which Helps Control Evaporative Emissions From The Fuel System. This Canister Is Mounted To A Metal Insert That Is Integrated Into The Tank. During The Production Process, The Thickness Of The Fuel Tank Material In The Area Of The Insert May Be Less Than Intended. As A Result, Vehicle Operating Conditions Such As Vibration, High Temperature, Etc., Could Result In The Fuel Tank Developing A Crack In The Area Of The Insert.

The Fuel Tank Could Leak During Refueling, Possibly Resulting In A Fire.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Replace The Fuel Tank.

Owner Notification Began September 21, 2000.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 #5. 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 Sept 12, 2000 for 2000 BMW F650gs Dakar, manufactured by BAYERISCHE MOTOREN WERKE, in response to Fuel System, Gasoline,storage,tank Assembly problems.

BMW F650gs Fuel System, Gasoline,storage,tank Assembly Recall | Sept 12, 2000

2000 BMW F650gs Fuel System, Gasoline,storage,tank Assembly Recall | Sept 12, 2000

Vehicle Description: Motorcycles. The Fuel Tank Is Equipped With A Carbon Canister Which Helps Control Evaporative Emissions From The Fuel System. This Canister Is Mounted To A Metal Insert That Is Integrated Into The Tank. During The Production Process, The Thickness Of The Fuel Tank Material In The Area Of The Insert May Be Less Than Intended. As A Result, Vehicle Operating Conditions Such As Vibration, High Temperature, Etc., Could Result In The Fuel Tank Developing A Crack In The Area Of The Insert.

The Fuel Tank Could Leak During Refueling, Possibly Resulting In A Fire.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Replace The Fuel Tank.

Owner Notification Began September 21, 2000.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 #5. 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 Sept 12, 2000 for 2000 BMW F650gs, manufactured by BAYERISCHE MOTOREN WERKE, in response to Fuel System, Gasoline,storage,tank Assembly problems.

BMW R 1200 Gs Adventure Fuel System, Gasoline,storage,tank Assembly Recall | June 16, 2010

2010 BMW R 1200 Gs Adventure Fuel System, Gasoline,storage,tank Assembly Recall | June 16, 2010

Bmw Is Recalling Certain 2005 Through 2007 R 1200 Gs Adventure Motorcycles Manufactured From December 7, 2005 Through September 26, 2007. The Fuel Tank Front Attachment Bolts Can Work Loose Allowing The Bolts To Come Into Contact With The Fork Leg If The Handlebar Is Turned A Significant Amount.

This Could Limit The Travel Range Of The Handlebars Which Could Affect Handling And Maneuverability Of The Motorcycle, Increasing The Risk Of A Crash.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Bmw Will Notify Owners And Dealers Will Repair Motorcycles By Further Securing The Bolts Using Loctite. The Repair Will Be Performed Free Of Charge. The Safety Recall Began On August 30, 2010. Owners May Contact Bmw At 1-800-525-7417.

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

This recall was issued on June 16, 2010 for 2010 BMW R 1200 Gs Adventure, manufactured by BMW OF NORTH AMERICA, LLC, in response to Fuel System, Gasoline,storage,tank Assembly problems.

BMW K1200rs Fuel System, Gasoline,storage,tank Assembly Recall | Oct 14, 1998

1998 BMW K1200rs Fuel System, Gasoline,storage,tank Assembly Recall | Oct 14, 1998

Vehicle Description: Motorcycles. During Extended Operation In High Ambient Temperature Conditions, The Area Of The Pump Mounting Surface Of The Fuel Tank Can Deform, Forming A Gap Between The Tank Mounting Surface And The Gasket, Allowing Fuel To Escape From The Tank At That Area.

If An Ignition Source Was Present, A Fire Could Occur Resulting In Personal Injury.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Replace The Fuel Pump-to-tank Gasket.

Owner Notification Is Expected To Begin By The End Of December 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 Oct 14, 1998 for 1998 BMW K1200rs, manufactured by BAYERISCHE MOTOREN WERKE, in response to Fuel System, Gasoline,storage,tank Assembly problems.