A loss of vehicle propulsion can increase the risk of a crash.
BMW of North America, LLC (BMW) is recalling certain 2016-2017 BMWM3 Sedans, 2016-2017 BMWM4 and M4 GTS Coupes and 2017 BMWM4 Convertible vehicles. The connection between the driveshaft and the flange may fail resulting in a loss of propulsion.
BMW will notify vehicle owners, and dealers will replace the driveshaft, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin December 3, 2018. Owners may contact BMW customer service at 1-800-525-7417.
Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.