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65,000 E83 X3s recalled for driver's front air bag module

by Tim Jones on August 04, 2016 at 01:26:00 PM
65,000 E83 X3s recalled for driver's front air bag module

BMW is conducting a Voluntary Safety Recall involving Driver's Front Air Bag Module on certain BMW vehicles that are equipped with non-desiccated Takata PSDI-5 inflators.

Recall on X3 ISOFIX Child Tethers - 188,670 vehicles affected

by Tim Jones on May 19, 2016 at 05:26:00 PM
Recall on X3 ISOFIX Child  Tethers - 188,670 vehicles affected

BMW has issued a voluntary safety recall for certain F25 X3s produced from July 2010 to April 15, 2016 and F26 vehicles produced from April 2014 to April 15, 2016.

NHTSA expands airbag recall adding 35-40 million to the list

by Tim Jones on May 04, 2016 at 02:58:00 PM
NHTSA expands airbag recall adding 35-40 million to the list

The United States Department of Transportation's National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is expanding and accelerating the recall of Takata air bag inflators.

NHTSA expands airbag recall adding 35-40 million to the list

by Tim Jones on May 04, 2016 at 02:58:00 PM
NHTSA expands airbag recall adding 35-40 million to the list

The United States Department of Transportation's National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is expanding and accelerating the recall of Takata air bag inflators.

BMW Recall Campaign No. 16V-071: Driverís Front Air Bag Module

by Tim Jones on April 27, 2016 at 06:32:00 PM

BMW AG is conducting a Voluntary Safety Recall involving Driver-Side Front Air Bag Module on certain BMW vehicles that are equipped with non-desiccated Takata PSDI-5 inflators.

BMW air bag recall - 840,000 vehicles affected

by Tim Jones on March 15, 2016 at 05:54:00 PM
BMW air bag recall - 840,000 vehicles affected

BMW has announced that replacement parts fr the air bags recall will be available this summer. The parts will go to high risk vehicles first.

Older vehicles in high absolute humidity areas (gulf states) are considered the highest risk. After the high risk vehicles BMW will replace all air bag inflators as parts are available.

2016 BMW 340i - B58 Engine Recall

by Tim Jones on February 29, 2016 at 04:12:00 PM

BMW has recalled the 2016 F30 340i for a crankshaft guide issue. If the guide has worn enough the clutch may not work and the engine need to be replaced.

We have the complete list of affected VINs so be sure to check your 340i VIN against the list.

BMW recalling 7500+ 2012-2015 3 Series faulty night time visibility

by Tim Jones on September 15, 2015 at 05:51:00 PM
BMW recalling 7500+ 2012-2015 3 Series faulty night time visibility

BMW North America is recalling certain model year 3 series. The affected vehicles may have been programmed with new software that inadvertently makes the front side marker lights inoperative.

BMW X5 and X6 Power Steering Recall - Leaking Fluid Can Cause Fire

by Tim Jones on June 26, 2012 at 11:51:30 AM

BMW is recalling up to 2,642 X5s and X6s that could be effected by a leak in the power steering. The recall effects diesel 2012 E70 X5s and 2013 X5s and X6s. The leaking fluid can spray onto the exhaust system under the hood and poses a fire risk. The leak is the result of a machining error on the steering gear surface. BMW is replacing the defective part under warranty and will be contacting owners that are...

First BMW F30 Recall - Front Headrest Height

by Tim Jones on April 30, 2012 at 08:46:12 PM

The sixth generation BMW 3 series, chassis code F30 was just launched on February 11th, 2012 and has gotten off to a resounding success. The media reviews of the new 3 have been extremely positive and the readers of Bimmerfest.com that have picked up their F30s have enjoyed the improvements over previous generation BMWs. The launch of any new product line is of course not without issue and the F30 has had a...










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