BMW M5 Exterior Lighting,tail Lights Recall | Sept 11, 2013

2013 BMW M5 Exterior Lighting,tail Lights Recall | Sept 11, 2013

Bmw Is Recalling Certain Model Year 2008 Through 2010 528i, 535i, 550i, And M5 Passenger Cars Manufactured From March 1, 2007, Through December 31, 2009. Over Time, Increased Resistance At The Taillight Electrical Contact Points May Cause Damage To The Ground Terminal And Housing Of The Connector Resulting In An Intermittent Or Permanent Loss Of Functionality Of One Or More Rear Lamp Functions (tail, Brake, Turn-signal, Reverse).

Intermittent Light Operation Reduces The Ability To Warn Other Motorists Of The Driver’s Intentions, Increasing The Risk Of A Crash.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Bmw Will Notify Owners, And Dealers Will Replace The Rear Lamp Bulb Carriers Free Of Charge. 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 Sept 11, 2013 for 2013 BMW M5, manufactured by BMW of North America, LLC, in response to Exterior Lighting,tail Lights problems.

BMW M5 Electrical System,battery,cables Recall | Mar 26, 2012

2012 BMW M5 Electrical System,battery,cables Recall | Mar 26, 2012

Bmw Is Recalling Certain Model Year 2004-2010 5-series, Model Year 2004-2010 6-series, Model Year 2006-2010 M5, And Model Year 2007-2010 M6 Vehicles. The Insulated Bulkhead Connector For The Positive Battery Cable May Have Been Incorrectly Attached To The Trunk Floor Panel, Which Can Lead To A Loosening Of The Bolt Connection. As It Loosens, An Increase In Electrical Resistance At This Cable Connection Is Possible And Could Cause The Cable Connection To Overheat.

Overheating Could Lead To A Fire, Even While The Vehicle Is Not In Use. As A Precaution, Owners Are Advised To Park Outside Until The Remedy Has Been Made.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Bmw Will Notify Owners, And Dealers Will Inspect And Secure The Battery Bolt Cable Connection As Necessary, Free Of Charge. The Safety Recall Began On April 30, 2012. Owners May Contact Bmw Customer Relations And Services At 1-800-525-7417.

Customers May 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 Mar 26, 2012 for 2012 BMW M5, manufactured by BMW OF NORTH AMERICA, LLC, in response to Electrical System,battery,cables problems.

BMW M5 Exterior Lighting,brake Lights,switch Recall | Feb 17, 2000

2000 BMW M5 Exterior Lighting,brake Lights,switch Recall | Feb 17, 2000

Vehicle Description: Passenger Vehicles. The Brake Lamps In These Vehicles Are Controlled By A Switch Activated By The Movement Of The Brake Pedal. This Switch Could Fail Internally, Causing It To Remain Either In The “brake Lamps Off” Position Or In The “brake Lamps On” Position.

If This Happens, The Brake Lamps Either Will Not Operate Or Will Be Continuously Illuminated, Regardless Of Brake Pedal Position.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Inspect And, If Necessary, Replace The Existing Brake Lamp Switch With An Improved Switch.

Owner Notification Began May 15, 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.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 17, 2000 for 2000 BMW M5, manufactured by BAYERISCHE MOTOREN WERKE, in response to Exterior Lighting,brake Lights,switch problems.

BMW M5 Engine And Engine Cooling,engine Recall | Sept 28, 2012

2012 BMW M5 Engine And Engine Cooling,engine Recall | Sept 28, 2012

Bmw Is Recalling Certain Model Year 2013 M5, M6 Coupe, And M6 Convertible Vehicles, Manufactured From July 19, 2012, Through September 11, 2012. Due To A Manufacturing Process Error, The Tolerance Between The Engine Oil Pump’s Drive Shaft And The Pump’s Rotor Was Not Within Specification. As A Result, The Pump’s Driveshaft Could Separate From The Rotor.

Separation Of The Pump’s Driveshaft From The Rotor Could Lead To A Sudden Loss Of Oil Pressure Causing The Possibility Of Complete Engine Failure, Resulting In An Engine Stall-like Condition, Increasing The Risk Of A Vehicle Crash.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Bmw Will Notify Owners, And Dealers Will Replace The Oil Pump, Free Of Charge. The Safety Recall Began On November 30, 2012. Owners May Contact Bmw At 1-800-525-7417.

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 Sept 28, 2012 for 2012 BMW M5, manufactured by BMW OF NORTH AMERICA, LLC, in response to Engine And Engine Cooling,engine problems.

BMW M5 Tires,sidewall Recall | Jan 04, 2001

2001 BMW M5 Tires,sidewall Recall | Jan 04, 2001

Vehicle Description: Passenger Vehicles Equipped With 18-inch Tires. (18-inch Tires Are Standard Equipment On The M5 And Optional Equipment On The 7-series Models). The Machine Used To Mount And Inflate The Tires On The Wheels At The Assembly Plant May Have Damaged The Sidewall Of One Or More Tires. The Damaged Area Could Weaken To The Point Where A Sudden Loss Of Air From The Tire Could Occur.

Handling And Control Would Be Drastically Affected Increasing The Risk Of A Crash.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Inspect The Tires And If Damage From The Mounting Machine Is Found, The Tire Will Be Replaced. Owner Notification Began March 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 Jan 04, 2001 for 2001 BMW M5, manufactured by BAYERISCHE MOTOREN WERKE, in response to Tires,sidewall problems.

BMW M5 Air Bags,frontal,sensor/control Module Recall | Oct 24, 2003

2003 BMW M5 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 M5, manufactured by BAYERISCHE MOTOREN WERKE, in response to Air Bags,frontal,sensor/control Module problems.

BMW M5 Wheels,cap/cover/hub Recall | Dec 17, 1990

1990 BMW M5 Wheels,cap/cover/hub Recall | Dec 17, 1990

Screws That Attach Wheel Covers On Original Equipment Wheels Were Not Fully Torqued And May Gradually Loosen And Separate From Wheels Under Extreme Driving Conditions.

Wheel Covers Could Separate From Wheels; This Couldpresent A Hazard To Other Vehicles And Pedestrians In Vicinity Of Occurrence.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Apply “loctite 242 (blue) To The Wheel Cover Attaching Screws To Prevent Screws From Loosening.

System: Wheel Covers.vehicle Description: Passenger Cars.

This recall was issued on Dec 17, 1990 for 1990 BMW M5, manufactured by BAYERISCHE MOTOREN WERKE, in response to Wheels,cap/cover/hub problems.

BMW M5 Air Bags,frontal Recall | July 01, 1996

1996 BMW M5 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 M5, manufactured by BAYERISCHE MOTOREN WERKE, in response to Air Bags,frontal problems.

BMW M5 Engine And Engine Cooling,cooling System Recall | Aug 04, 1998

1998 BMW M5 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 M5, manufactured by BAYERISCHE MOTOREN WERKE, in response to Engine And Engine Cooling,cooling System problems.