bmw recall News Stories
BMW Recall Campaign No. 16V-071: Driverís Front Air Bag Moduleby 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 affectedby Tim Jones on March 15, 2016 at 05:54:00 PM
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 Recallby 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 visibilityby Tim Jones on September 15, 2015 at 05:51:00 PM
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 Fireby 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 Heightby 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...
BMW Recalls 1.3 Million 5 Series and 6 Series Cars Built Between 2003 and 2010by Mark Jurista on March 26, 2012 at 05:20:01 PM
BMW has another big recall going on that is affecting owners of the last generation 5 Series and 6 Series cars that were built between 2003 and 2010. The recall involves the battery cable cover potentially being incorrectly mounted in the trunk of some vehicles. There is a chance that this could result in the electric system malfunctioning, the vehicle failing to start and in some cases, to charring or...