BMW 750iL recall 13V063000
Model Year(s): 1997
Mfr's Report Date:
February 26, 2013
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 13V063000
NHTSA Action Number: N/A
Component: EQUIPMENT , VISIBILITY
Potential Number of Units Affected: 4
Summary: US Specs is recalling one 2002 Porsche Carrera, one 1997 BMW 750IL, and two 1986 BMW 635 CSI vehicles for failing to conform to Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard No. 111, "Rearview Mirrors." While performing conformity-related modifications for the US market, labels with an incorrect size font were applied to the passenger side mirror.
Consequence: Drivers of these vehicles may not know the proximity of the objects in the passenger side mirror, increasing the risk of a crash.
Remedy: US Specs will notify owners and correct the statement on the passenger mirror of the affected vehicles, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin in March 2013. Owners may contact US Specs at 1-443-502-2331.
Notes: US Specs campaign recall number is MR101. 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.
Recall data provided by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration