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BMW Recalls

Search our database of 150 BMW recalls. Find out if your BMW has a safety-related defect or problem and what to do about it.

RepairPal Expert Overview on February 5, 2016

The inflator that deploys the driver's frontal air bag in the event of an accident may rupture and spray metal fragments onto vehicle occupants. This can increase risk of serious injury or death.

Recalls on your BMW must be performed by a BMW dealership. BMW will begin notifying owners of affected vehicles in March, 2016, but repair parts will not be immediately available. If you do not receive a notification, but wish to check to see if your vehicle is included, please contact one of your local BMW dealerships. They will also check for any other uncompleted recalls on your vehicle. For best results, be prepared to provide your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to the service department consultant you speak with.

RepairPal Expert Overview on December 30, 2015

The steering gearbox may malfunction due to a manufacturing issue, resulting in a loss of vehicle control.

Recalls on your BMW or Mini must be performed by a BMW or Mini dealership, respectively. BMW will notify owners of affected vehicles in January, 2016. If you do not receive a notification, but wish to check to see if your vehicle is included, please contact one of your local BMW or Mini dealerships. They will also check for any other uncompleted recalls on your vehicle. For best results, be prepared to provide your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to the service department consultant you speak with.

RepairPal Expert Overview on November 23, 2015

The slip joint of the drive shaft may fail over time, resulting in the drive shaft separating from the vehicle. This can cause the vehicle to stop moving, and could result in a crash.

Recalls on your BMW must be performed by a BMW dealership. BMW will begin notifying owners of affected vehicles starting in January 2016. If you do not receive a notification, but wish to check to see if your vehicle is included, please contact one of your local BMW dealerships. They will also check for any other uncompleted recalls on your vehicle. For best results, be prepared to provide your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to the service department consultant you speak with.

RepairPal Expert Overview on October 30, 2015

The anchor present to mount child seats securely into the vehicle on the left rear seat, inboard side may have been bent downwards. This would prevent the child seat from being mounted securely.

Recall repairs on your BMW must be performed by a BMW dealership. BMW will notify owners of affected vehicles in December, 2015. If you do not receive a notification, but wish to check to see if your vehicle is included, please contact one of your local BMW dealerships. They will also check for any other uncompleted recalls on your vehicle. For best results, be prepared to provide your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to the service department consultant you speak with.

RepairPal Expert Overview on August 17, 2015

The front side marker lights are programmed improperly and will not turn as appropriate when the parking lights or headlights are activated.

Recalls on your BMW must be performed by a BMW dealership. BMW will begin notifying known owners of affected vehicles in October 2015. If you did not receive a notification, but wish to check to see if your vehicle is included, please contact one of your local BMW dealers below. They will also check for any other uncompleted recalls on your vehicle. For best results, be prepared to provide your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to the service department consultant you speak with.

RepairPal Expert Overview on May 28, 2015

When deployed in a crash, the driver's front air bag inflator can rupture. As a result, metal fragments from the inflator can strike occupants.

BMW will notify owners of affected vehicles (a timetable for this notification is not available as of the time of this writing). You can check with your dealer to see if your vehicle is involved in this program. It is helpful to have your VIN (Vehicle Identification Number) on hand when you contact them.

RepairPal Expert Overview on March 31, 2015

The engine may stall without warning, due to a faulty fuel pump. This can increase risk of a crash.

Recalls on your BMW must be performed by a BMW dealership. BMW began notifying owners of affected vehicles starting in April 2015. If you did not receive a notification, but wish to check to see if your vehicle is included, please contact one of your local BMW dealerships. They will also check for any other uncompleted recalls on your vehicle. For best results, be prepared to provide your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to the service department consultant you speak with.

RepairPal Expert Overview on March 13, 2015

The air bags that protect the heads of occupants during a collision may not inflate properly in an accident, increasing risk of occupant injury.

Recalls on your BMW vehicle must be performed by a BMW dealership. BMW began notifying known owners of affected vehicles when the recall was announced, in April 2015. If you did not receive a notification, but wish to check to see if your vehicle is included, please contact one of your local BMW dealers below. They will also check for any other uncompleted recalls on your vehicle. For best results, be prepared to provide your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to the service department consultant you speak with.

RepairPal Expert Overview on March 13, 2015

The driver's side frontal air bag may not deploy quickly enough during an accident. This could result in the increased risk of occupant injury.

Recalls on your BMW must be performed by a BMW dealership. BMW began notifying owners of affected vehicles starting in April 2015. If you did not receive a notification, but wish to check to see if your vehicle is included, please contact one of your local BMW dealerships. They will also check for any other uncompleted recalls on your vehicle. For best results, be prepared to provide your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to the service department consultant you speak with.

RepairPal Expert Overview on October 17, 2014

The left rear seat belt may not be attached securely to the body. This could cause the belt to not be effective securing an occupant in an accident.

Recalls on your BMW must be performed by a BMW dealership. BMW began notifying known owners of affected vehicles in November, 2014. If you did not receive a notification, but wish to check to see if your vehicle is included, please contact one of your local BMW dealerships. They will also check for any other uncompleted recalls on your vehicle. For best results, be prepared to provide your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to the service department consultant you speak with.