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BMW Motorcycles (aka Beemers) and the Competition
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Old 10-25-2010, 06:38 AM
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BMW F 650 GS Brake recall for 2007-2010 bikes

Component: SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS: DISC

Potential Number of Units Affected: 1835

Summary:
BMW IS RECALLING CERTAIN 2007 THROUGH 2010 F 650 GS MOTORCYCLES MANUFACTURED FROM NOVEMBER 2006 THROUGH JANUARY 2010. A WASHER MAY INTERFERE WITH THE FRONT DISC BRAKE FASTENERS' TORQUE. AS A RESULT, OVER TIME, A FASTENER OR MUTIPLE FASTENERS COULD BECOME LOOSE, ALLOWING THE BRAKE DISC TO BECOME LOOSE.

Consequence:
A LOOSE BRAKE DISC MAY INTERFERE WITH PROPER BRAKING PERFORMANCE AND MAY INCREASE THE RISK OF A CRASH.

Remedy:
THE MANUFACTURER HAS NOT YET PROVIDED A REMEDY OR A NOTIFICATION SCHEDULE. OWNERS MAY CONTACT BMW AT 1-800-525-7417.

http://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/recalls...e&refurl=email

Be safe out there!
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Old 10-25-2010, 10:51 AM
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