Seat Mounted Air Bags may not Deploy – 2016-2017 BMW, Rolls-Royce & Mini

NHTSA Campaign Number: 16V914
Manufacturer BMW of North America, LLC
Components AIR BAGS
Potential Number of Units Affected 3,506

 

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 model year 2017 BMW 640i, 640i xDrive, 650i, 650i xDrive, M6, 535i, 535i xDrive, 430i, 430i xDrive, 440i, 440i xDrive, M4, X1 sDrive28i, X1 xDrive28i, i3, i8, Rolls-Royce Dawn, Mini Clubman Cooper, Clubman Cooper S, Cooper All4, Cooper S All4, Mini 4-Door Cooper, Cooper S, Mini 2-Door Cooper, Cooper S, John Cooper Works and 2016 BMW 528i, 528i xDrive, 535i, 535i xDrive, 550i, 550i xDrive, M5 and 535d vehicles.

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

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RECALL CAMPAIGN 16V-832: REPLACE SENSOR CLUSTER UNIT – 2011 BMW 528i, 528xi, 535i, 535xi, 550i & 550xi

NHTSA Campaign Number: 16V832
Component(s): AIR BAGS
Potential Number of Units Affected: 91

Manufacturer: BMW of North America, LLC

 

SUMMARY:

BMW of North America, LLC (BMW) is recalling certain model year 2011 BMW 528i, 528xi, 535i, 535xi, 550i and 550xi vehicles manufactured March 1, 2010, through August 31, 2011.

The affected vehicles may have received a replacement Sensor Cluster Unit (SCU) during a service visit. These SCUs have an acceleration sensor that may have been incorrectly programmed and, as a result, the SCU may not accurately determine if activation and deployment of the air bags, safety belt pre-tensioners and head restraints is necessary in the event of a crash.

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Fuel Pump Replacement – 2007-2012 BMW

NHTSA Campaign Number: 16V746
Manufacturer BMW of North America, LLC
Components FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
Potential Number of Units Affected 136,188

 

Loose Fuel Pump Wiring may cause Stall/Fuel Leak

The loose wires may cause the connector to melt, resulting in a fuel leak. Additionally, the fuel pump may stop working, possibly causing an engine stall and increase the risk of a crash.

 

Summary

BMW of North America, LLC (BMW) is recalling certain model year 2007-2011 BMW X5 3.0si, X5 4.8i, X5 M, X5 xDrive30i, X5 xDrive35i, X5 xDrive48i and X5 xDrive50i, 2008-2011 X6 x Drive35i, X6 xDrive50i and X6 M, 2010-2011 X6 ActiveHybrid, 535i xDrive Gran Turismo, 535i Gran Turismo, 550i xDrive Gran Turismo and 550i Gran Turismo, 2011-2012 528i, 535i, 535i xDrive, 550i and 550i xDrive and 2012 535i ActiveHybrid, 640i Convertible, 650i Convertible, 650i xDrive Convertible, 650i Coupe and 650i Coupe xDrive vehicles.

The affected vehicles have in-tank fuel pumps that may have insufficiently crimped wire contacts.

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Electronic Power Steering Control Unit Not Welded – 2017 BMW X3 xDrive 28i

NHTSA Campaign Number: 16V704
Manufacturer BMW of North America, LLC
Components STEERING
Potential Number of Units Affected 103

 

Electronic Power Steering Control Unit Not Welded

An increase in pin contact resistance can increase the risk of a fire, even while the vehicle is parked and ignition is off.

 

Summary

BMW of North America, LLC (BMW) is recalling one model year 2017 BMW X3 xDrive 28i vehicle manufactured on June 7, 2016.

This vehicle has electronic power steering (EPS), and the contact pins on the EPS control unit may not have been welded properly resulting in increased resistance.

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Engine Stalling Due to ECU Software – 2013-2016 BMW G650GS & 2013-2015 BMW G650GS Sertao

NHTSA Campaign Number: 16V689
Manufacturer BMW of North America, LLC
Components ELECTRICAL SYSTEM, ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
Potential Number of Units Affected 1,398

 

Engine Stalling Due to ECU Software

If the engine stalls during operation, it increases the risk of a crash.

 

Summary

BMW of North America, LLC (BMW) is recalling certain model year 2013-2016 BMW G650GS motorcycles manufactured March 8, 2013, to October 12, 2015, and 2013-2015 BMW G650GS Sertao motorcycles manufactured March 8, 2013, to May 23, 2014.

The affected motorcycles may stall during operation due to an engine control unit (ECU) software issue.

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