Safety Recall 19V-850 – Headlamp Control Unit – 2020 BMW 3-Series, Z4

November 27, 2019 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 19V850000

Loss of Headlight Function

Headlight failure can reduce the driver’s visibility, increasing the risk of a crash.

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V850

Manufacturer BMW of North America, LLC

Components EXTERIOR LIGHTING

Potential Number of Units Affected 245

 

Summary

BMW of North America, LLC (BMW) is recalling certain 2020 Z4 M40i, Z4 sDrive30i, 330i and 330i xDrive vehicles as well as 2020 Toyota Supra vehicles. The headlight control units may fail causing a loss of one or both of the headlights.

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Safety Recall 19V-823 – ISOFIX Child Seat Anchors – 2015-2019 BMW X6

November 18, 2019 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 19V823000

Lower Child Seat Anchor Bars May become Damaged

Damaged lower anchor bars may increase the child’s risk of injury in the event of a crash.

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V823

Manufacturer BMW of North America, LLC

Components CHILD SEAT

Potential Number of Units Affected 32,760

 

Summary

BMW of North America, LLC. (BMW) is recalling certain 2015-2019 X6 sDrive35i, X6 xDrive35i, X6 xDrive50i, and X6M vehicles equipped with rear seat lower anchor bars used in securing child restraint seats. The lower anchor bars may become damaged over time when used with an ISOFIX-type, rigid-style connector, child restraint system.

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Air Bag Inflators May Rupture or Underinflate Bag – 1999-2001 BMW 3-Series

November 26, 2019 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 19V853000

Air Bag Inflators May Rupture or Underinflate Bag

In the event of a crash necessitating air bag deployment, an inflator rupture may result in metal fragments striking the driver or other occupants. An underinflated air bag may not properly protect the occupant. These scenarios increase the risk of serious injury or death.

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V853

Manufacturer BMW of North America, LLC

Components AIR BAGS

Potential Number of Units Affected 74,185

 

Summary

BMW of North America, LLC (BMW) is recalling certain 1999-2001 323i, 325i, 328i and 330i and 2000-2001 323Ci, 325Ci, 328Ci, 330Ci, 323iT, and 325iT vehicles equipped with Non-Azide Driver air bag Inflators (NADI) manufactured by Takata. These vehicles may have received a replacement driver air bag as part of a vehicle repair. Due to a manufacturing issue, the replacement NADI inflator may absorb moisture, causing the inflator to rupture or the air bag cushion to underinflate.

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Air Bag Inflators May Rupture or Underinflate Bag – 1999-2000 BMW 3-Series

November 26, 2019 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 19V852000

Air Bag Inflators May Rupture or Underinflate Bag

In the event of a crash necessitating air bag deployment, an inflator rupture may result in metal fragments striking the driver or other occupants. An underinflated air bag may not properly protect the occupant. These scenarios increase the risk of serious injury or death.

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V852

Manufacturer BMW of North America, LLC

Components AIR BAGS

Potential Number of Units Affected 34,396

 

Summary

BMW of North America, LLC (BMW) is recalling certain 1999-2000 323i and 328i and 2000 323Ci and 328Ci vehicles equipped with Non-Azide Driver air bag Inflators (NADI) manufactured by Takata. These inflators do not contain phase stabilized ammonium nitrate (PSAN) propellant. Due to a manufacturing issue, the NADI inflators may absorb moisture, causing the inflators to rupture or the air bag cushion to underinflate.

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Air Bag Inflators May Rupture or Underinflate Bag – 1999 BMW 3-Series

November 26, 2019 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 19V851000

Air Bag Inflators May Rupture or Underinflate Bag

In the event of a crash necessitating air bag deployment, an inflator rupture may result in metal fragments striking the driver or other occupants. An underinflated air bag may not properly protect the occupant. These scenarios increase the risk of serious injury or death.

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V851

Manufacturer BMW of North America, LLC

Components AIR BAGS

Potential Number of Units Affected 7,910

 

Summary

BMW of North America, LLC (BMW) is recalling certain 1999 323i and 328i vehicles equipped with Non-Azide Driver air bag Inflators (NADI) manufactured by Takata at one specific inflator production facility. These inflators do not contain phase stabilized ammonium nitrate (PSAN) propellant. Due to a manufacturing issue, the NADI inflators may absorb moisture, causing the inflators to rupture or the air bag cushion to underinflate.

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