Recall number R/2006/119


There are 3743 BMW vehicles affected by the recall R/2006/119.

This recall was issued on July 6th, 2006 and all the details of this BMW recall (R/2006/119 - REAR SHOCK ABSORBER MOUNTING MAY FAIL) are provided bellow:



Recall reference:

R/2006/119

Recall type:

Car

Recall date:

2006-07-06

Reason for concern:

REAR SHOCK ABSORBER MOUNTING MAY FAIL

Reason for recall:

It has been identified that the lower rubber mounting on the metal bush of the rear shock absorbers may fail to meet the quality requirement. Dependant on the mileage and operating conditions the rubber mounting may come completely free from the shock absorber. If this occurs the bodywork would no longer be supported above the wheels causing it to come into contact with the wheel concerned. Should this occur the possibility exists that a critical driving condition might occur or even the risk of an accident.

Remedy:

Recalled vehicles will have the rear shock absorbers checked and replaced if necessary.

How to check if the vehicle is recalled:

Contact the local BMW dealership or manufacturer. You will not need to pay for anything involving the recall.

How the manufacturer will repair:

The Recalled vehicles will have the fixing checked and corrected as necessary by and official BMW service.

BMW Reference ID:

Number of affected BMW vehicles:

3743

BMW vehicles affected

ModelVINsDates
5 SERIES
6 SERIES
7 SERIES


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