Turn Signal Deactivates Inner Brake Lamp/FMVSS 108 – 2016-2017 MINI Cooper

NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V222
Manufacturer BMW of North America, LLC
Components EXTERIOR LIGHTING
Potential Number of Units Affected 16,883

 

Turn Signal Deactivates Inner Brake Lamp/FMVSS 108

If the brake light does not illuminate when a turn signal is activated, other drivers may be confused, increasing the risk of a crash.

 

Summary

BMW of North America, LLC (BMW) is recalling certain 2016-2017 MINI Cooper Clubman, Cooper S Clubman and JCW Clubman vehicles.

When the affected vehicles are braking and the turn signals are on, the inner, bumper-mounted, brake light will go out.

As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 108, “Lamps, Reflective Devices, and Associated Equipment.”

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Passenger Frontal Air Bag Inflator May Rupture – 2017 BMW X5

NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V189
Manufacturer BMW of North America, LLC
Components AIR BAGS
Potential Number of Units Affected 36

 

Passenger Frontal Air Bag Inflator May Rupture

If the inflator cannot vent properly, the inflator may rupture, resulting in metal fragments striking the vehicle occupants and causing serious injury or death.

 

Summary

BMW of North America, Inc. (BMW) is recalling certain 2017 X5 sDrive35i, X5 xDrive35i, X5 xDrive50i, X5 xDrive35d, and X5 xDrive40e vehicles.

These vehicles are equipped with passenger frontal air bag modules using certain air bag inflators that may not vent properly in the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the passenger frontal air bag.

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Front Driveshaft Universal Joint may Fail – 2011-2013 BMW X5 & 2011-2014 X6

NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V138
Manufacturer BMW of North America, LLC
Components POWER TRAIN
Potential Number of Units Affected 121,737

 

Front Driveshaft Universal Joint may Fail

If the front universal joint fails, the front wheels would not be driven, affecting vehicle traction. Additionally, continued driving of the vehicle with a broken front universal joint may damage other components. Either condition may increase the risk of a crash.

 

Summary

BMW of North America, LLC, (BMW) is recalling certain 2011-2013 X5 xDrive35i, X5 xDrive50i, X5 M and X5 xDrive35d vehicles, 2011-2014 X6 xDrive35i, X6 xDrive50i and X6 M vehicles, and 2011 X6 ActiveHybrid Vehicles.

Water and debris may enter the front driveshaft’s universal joint, causing excessive wear and possibly resulting in the joint’s failure.

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SI B72 02 17 – RECALL 17V-115: AUTOLIV AIR BAG MODULE(S) – 2017 BMW 430i, 440i, M4 & Rolls-Royce Dawn

NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V115
Manufacturer BMW of North America, LLC
Components AIR BAGS
Potential Number of Units Affected 292

 

Seat-Mounted Air Bags may not Deploy

If the air bag inflator initiator fails to ignite, the seat-mounted air bag will not deploy, increasing the risk of injury.

 

Summary

BMW of North America, LLC (BMW) is recalling certain 2017 430i, 430i xDrive, 440i, 440i xDrive and M4 vehicles and Rolls-Royce Dawn vehicles.

The affected vehicles have seat-mounted side air bag inflator initiators that may fail to ignite during a crash.

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B13 01 17 – Safety Recall 17V-088 Fuel Tank Vent Line – 2014-2017 BMW i3 REx Hybrid Electric

NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V088
Manufacturer BMW of North America, LLC
Components FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
Potential Number of Units Affected 19,130

 

Fuel Vent Line may Chafe and Leak Fuel Vapor

A fuel vapor leak in the presence of an ignition source can increase the risk of a fire.

 

Summary

BMW of North America, LLC (BMW) is recalling certain 2014-2017 i3 REx hybrid electric vehicles.

The fuel tank vent line may rub against the ribbed wire protection sleeve of the battery positive (B+) cable, creating a hole in the vent line and causing a fuel vapor leak.

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