16V-653: REPLACE REAR SUB-FRAME BOLTS – 2015-2017 BMW

NHTSA Campaign Number: 16V653
Component(s): STRUCTURE
Potential Number of Units Affected: 72

Manufacturer: BMW of North America, LLC

 

SUMMARY:

BMW North America, LLC (BMW) is recalling certain model year 2016 BMW M2 Coupe vehicles, 2015-2017 M3 Sedan vehicles and 2015-2016 M4 Coupe and M4 Convertible vehicles.

During servicing of the rear differential for a prior service action, the rear sub-frame bolts may have been reused instead of being replaced. Reuse of the existing bolts may cause the bolts to loosen.

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Rear Turn Signals – 2014-2015 BMW R nineT Motorcycles

NHTSA Campaign Number: 15V110
Manufacturer BMW of North America, LLC
Components EXTERIOR LIGHTING
Potential Number of Units Affected 1,792

 

Rear Turn Signals may be Obscured/FMVSS 108

In certain road and traffic conditions, the rear turn signals may be slightly obscured to the driver of a following vehicle and increase the risk of a crash.

 

Summary

BMW of North America, LLC (BMW) is recalling certain model year 2014-2015 R nine T motorcycles manufactured November 27, 2013, through January 26, 2015.

The design of the rear turn signals may partially obscure the lights from being seen by the driver of a following vehicle.

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

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M650716 Recall Head Protection System – 2016-2017 MINI Clubman

NHTSA Campaign Number: 16V553
Component(s): AIR BAGS
Potential Number of Units Affected: 7,810

Manufacturer: BMW of North America, LLC

 

SUMMARY:

BMW of North America, LLC (BMW) is recalling certain model year 2016-2017 MINI Clubman vehicles manufactured August 19, 2015, through July 14, 2016.

The side curtain air bags for the front seat occupants may deploy in the intended positions in the event of a crash.

As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 226, “Ejection Mitigation.”

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Check and Replace Driveshaft – 2015 BMW M5 & M6

NHTSA Campaign Number: 16V540
Component(s): POWER TRAIN
Potential Number of Units Affected: 956

Manufacturer: BMW of North America, LLC

 

SUMMARY:

BMW of North America, LLC (BMW) is recalling certain model year 2015 BMW M5 sedans manufactured September 4, 2014, through December 4, 2014, 2015 M6 coupes manufactured September 3, 2014, through December 3, 2014, 2015 M6 convertibles manufactured September 8, 2014, through December 4, 2014, and 2015 M6 Gran Coupe vehicles manufactured September3, 2014, through December 4, 2014.

The affected vehicles have a driveshaft that may have been inadequately welded during manufacturing.

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Power Mirrors and/or Windows are Inoperative – 2006-2011 BMW 3-Series E90

SI B61 04 05
General Electrical Systems
November 2012
Technical Service

This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B61 04 05 dated July 2005.

New designates changes to this revision

 

SUBJECT

Power Mirrors and/or Windows are Inoperative

 

MODEL

New E90
New Equipped with option 522 (Xenon lights)

 

SITUATION

The power windows and/or power mirrors are inoperative. The LED on the headlight switch is flashing. There is a check control message for Windows / Mirrors / Headlights. There may also be a complaint of water in one or both headlights. One of the following fault codes may be stored:

  • 9CBD – Communication with stepper motor box left defective
  • 9CBE – Communication with stepper motor box right defective
  • 9CC1 – Communication with mirror driver side defective
  • New 9CC2 – Communication with mirror passenger side defective / Right Stepper Motor Controller (SMC) signaling fault
  • 9CCF – Communication with LIN control defective

Left and/or right headlight housing cover is not properly fitted allowing water ingress into the Stepper Motor Controller (SMC) connector.

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