Rear Spoiler may Loosen and Detach – 2018 BMW X3

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V154
Manufacturer BMW of North America, LLC
Components STRUCTURE
Potential Number of Units Affected 17,008

 

Rear Spoiler may Loosen and Detach

If the spoiler detaches while driving, it can become a road hazard, increasing the risk of a crash.

 

Summary

BMW of North America, LLC (BMW) is recalling certain 2018 BMW X3 xDrive30i and X3 M40i vehicles. The rear spoiler may not have been properly attached during assembly, or may be missing screws, possibly causing the spoiler to detach while driving.

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Head Air Bags May Not Fully Inflate – 2018 Rolls-Royce Ghost

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V097
Manufacturer BMW of North America, LLC
Components AIR BAGS
Potential Number of Units Affected 3

 

Head Air Bags May Not Fully Inflate

If the head air bag does not inflate properly in a crash, it can increase the risk of injury.

 

Summary

BMW of North America, LLC (BMW) is recalling certain 2018 Rolls-Royce Ghost vehicles. The head air bags in these vehicles may have been damaged during vehicle assembly, possibly causing the head air bags to not fully inflate upon deployment.

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Safety Recall 18V-030 – Passenger’s Front Air Bag Module – 2007-2013 BMW X5 & 2009-2013 X6

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V030
Manufacturer BMW of North America, LLC
Components AIR BAGS
Potential Number of Units Affected 41,808

 

Passenger Frontal Air Bag Inflator May Explode

An inflator explosion may result in sharp metal fragments striking the driver or other occupants resulting in serious injury or death.

 

Summary

BMW of North America, LLC (BMW) is recalling certain 2007-2013 X5 xDrive30i, X5 xDrive35i, X5 xDrive48i, X5 xDrive50i, X5 M, 2009-2010 X5 xDrive35d vehicles and 2009-2013 X6 xDrive35i, X6 xDrive50i, and X6 M vehicles ever registered in the states of Alabama, California, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Louisiana, Mississippi, South Carolina, Texas, Puerto Rico, American Samoa, Guam, the Northern Mariana Islands (Saipan), and the U.S. Virgin Islands or “Zone A.”

BMW is also recalling certain 2007-2010 X5 xDrive30i, X5 xDrive35i, X5 xDrive48i, X5 xDrive50i, X5 M, X5 xDrive35d, X6 xDrive35i, X6 xDrive50i and X6M vehicles ever registered in the states of Arizona, Arkansas, Delaware, District of Columbia, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Maryland, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Jersey, New Mexico, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Virginia, and West Virginia or “Zone B.”

BMW is also recalling certain 2007-2009 X5 xDrive30i, X5 xdrive35i, X5 xDrive48i, X5 xDrive50i, X5 M, X5 xDrive35d, X6 xDrive35i, X6 xDrive50i and X6M vehicles ever registered in the states of AK, CO, CT, ID, IA, ME, MA, MI, MN, MT, NH, NY, ND, OR, RI, SD, UT, VT, WA, WI, and WY or “Zone C.”

These vehicles are equipped with certain air bag inflators assembled as part of the passenger frontal air bag modules used as original equipment or replacement equipment. In the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the passenger frontal air bag, these inflators may explode due to propellant degradation occurring after long-term exposure to absolute humidity and temperature cycling.

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Recall Campaign 15V-034: Replace Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) Label and Tire Label on Left B-Pillar – 2014-2015 MINI Cooper

NHTSA Campaign Number: 15V034
Manufacturer BMW of North America, LLC
Components EQUIPMENT
Potential Number of Units Affected 13,130

 

Incorrect Capacity Information on Label/FMVSS 110

The maximum weight listed on the label is incorrect (too low) and therefore does not comply with Federal Regulations.

 

Summary

BMW of North America, LLC (BMW) is recalling certain model year 2014-2015 MINI Cooper Hardtop two door vehicles manufactured December 1, 2013, to December 14, 2014. The affected vehicles may have been manufactured with an incorrect maximum capacity weight stated on the Tire Information Placard. Thus, these vehicles fail to comply with Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) No. 110, “Tire Selection and Rims and Motor Home/Recreation Vehicle Trailer Load Carrying Capacity Information for Motor Vehicles with a GVWR of 4,536 kilograms (10,000 pounds) or less.”

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Recall 17V-683: Positive Crankcase Ventilation (PCV) Valve Heater B11 16 17 – 2007-2011 BMW

NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V683
Manufacturer BMW of North America, LLC
Components ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
Potential Number of Units Affected 740,561

 

PCV Heater may Short Circuit

An electrical short can cause the parts within the PCV valve to melt, increasing the risk of a fire, even when the vehicle is not in use.

 

Summary

BMW of North America, LLC (BMW) is recalling certain 2008-2011 128i and 2007-2011 328i, 328xi, 328i xDrive, 525i, 525xi, 528i, 528xi, 530i, 530xi, X3 3.0si, X3 xDrive30i, X5 xDrive30i, Z4 3.0i, Z4 3.0si and Z4 sDrive30i vehicles. The heater for the positive crankcase ventilation (PCV) valve may short circuit.

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