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Recall: No. 1 of 6
Recall Ref: R/2011/123
Exact Model: 2 Series, 5 Series, 7 Series, X3 & X5 with diesel engine
Description: RISK OF FIRE
VIN:
Build Date: 20 Aug 2008 to 12 Jun 2009
Numbers: 21562
Defect: Moisture may enter the fuel filter heater at an electrical connection. Should this occur, it can cause a discharge of the battery, causing non starting of the vehicle. Also, if it occurs whilst the vehicle is in motion, it could result in a fire when the vehicle is left unattended.
Action: Recall all affected vehicles and replace the fuel filter heater.
Launch Date: 05 October 2011
   
Recall: No. 2 of 6
Recall Ref: R/2012/049
Exact Model: 5 Series (GT & Saloon), X5, X6, 7 Series,6 Series Convertible (8 & 12 cylinder engines) and Alpina B5 Biturbo
Description: FIRE MAY OCCUR
VIN:
Build Date:
Numbers: 21
Defect: Some engines are fitted with an additional water pump for the turbo charger. In some circumstances, a crack may develop, which then leads to melting of the plug connections and the housing. Further heat development may then lead to scorch damage. In exceptional cases, such overheating can lead to smouldering of the water pump. If smouldering occurs, an engine compartment fire and vehicle fire cannot be excluded.
Action: The water pump will be replaced for a new more robust version.
Launch Date: 27 April 2012
   
Recall: No. 3 of 6
Recall Ref: R/2012/150
Exact Model: X5 3.0d and X6 3.0d & 3.5d
Description: DRIVE MAY FAIL
VIN: WBAFF42040LZ97500 to WBAFF42060LZ98499, WBAFG62030LL94000 to WBAFGG62030LL94191, WBAFG02030LJ67502 to WBAFG02060LJ69499, WBAFF42070LZ10012 to WBAFF42060LZ21695, WBAFG02090LK65000 to WBAFG02020LK66327, WBAFG2010LG220000 to WBAFG62050LG22999, WBAFG2060LL81001 to WBAFG62020LL81299, WBAFF42010L297000 to WBAFF420X0L299828, WBAFF42010L172000 to WBAFF42060L181999, WBAFF02090L290000 to WBAFF02050L294464, WBAFF02080LJ00005 to WBAFF02000LJ14999
Build Date: 01 June 2006 to 30 November 2012
Numbers: 22739
Defect: The power steering pump drive belt tensioner pulley securing bolt may fail which will lead to the loss of power steering assistance and the necessity for the driver to supply additional input to steering the vehicle.
Action: Recall the vehicles that are likely to be affected to replace the steering pump drive belt tensioner pulley securing bolt with a more robust version.
Launch Date: 06 December 2012
   
 

Manufacturer contact details:
BMW (GB) Ltd
Ellisfield Avenue, Bracknell, Berkshire, RG12 4TA
(01344) 426565
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