Recall number R/2011/147


There are 557 BMW vehicles affected by the recall R/2011/147.

This recall was issued on November 17th, 2011 and all the details of this BMW recall (R/2011/147 - SHORT CIRCUIT MAY OCCUR) are provided bellow:



Recall reference:

R/2011/147

Recall type:

Car

Recall date:

2011-11-17

Reason for concern:

SHORT CIRCUIT MAY OCCUR

Reason for recall:

Due to the ingress of moisture it is possible that a short circuit can occur in the additional coolant pump for the exhaust turbocharger. The driver will be informed of the issue by a warning message on the display in the instrument panel. If not addressed it is possible for further heat build up in the pump which may cause the plug connection and housing to melt and in extreme cases a localised fire in the engine compartment or vehicle.

Remedy:

Recall all affected vehicles for the replacement of the additional coolant pump.

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:

0011830200

Number of affected BMW vehicles:

557

BMW vehicles affected

ModelVINsDates
5 SERIES2007-11-16

to

2011-02-02
6 SERIES2007-11-16

to

2011-02-02
7 SERIES2007-11-16

to

2011-02-02
ALPINA2007-11-16

to

2011-02-02
X52007-11-16

to

2011-02-02
X62007-11-16

to

2011-02-02


Others recall actions for BMW

Currently there are 44 models of vehicles manufactured by BMW that have recall actions in UK.

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