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Recall: No. 4 of 24
Recall Ref: R/2009/065
Exact Model: 1 Series, 3 Series
Build Date: 23 May 2008 to 21 July 2008
Numbers: 1756
Defect: It has been identified that, due to faulty crimping of the component parts of the airbag wiring harness and seat belt tensioner, the side airbag or seatbelt tensioner may not trigger in the vent of a collision.
Action: Recalled vehicles will have the harness checked and repaired as necessary.
Launch Date: 30 June 2009
Recall: No. 5 of 24
Recall Ref: R/2012/081
Exact Model: 1 Series,3 Series, X1 & Z4
VIN: WBAUR12070VR33453 to WBAUR12020VR34137, WBAUY12020F131275 to WBAUY12010F131509, WBAUT32080F214901 to WBAUT320XOF214995, WBAUY12020F210543 to WBAUY12070F210571, WBAKK320X0E651492 to WBAKK32090E651645, WBAKK32030E747495 to WBAKK32030E747674
Build Date: various
Numbers: 699
Defect: Due to a component in the integrated control module not being to specification it is possible power steering assistance may fail. If this happens the EPS warning lamp will illuminate and a check control message will appear on the dashboard display. Directional control will be maintained albeit with additional driver input.
Action: Recall vehicles likely to be affected to replace the steering box.
Launch Date: 30 July 2012
Recall: No. 6 of 24
Recall Ref: R/2013/080
Exact Model: 1 and 3 Series X1 & Z4
Description: LOSS OF DRIVE
VIN: WBA3B12010F114478 to WBALL32060J222911
Build Date: February to June 2013
Numbers: 4
Defect: It is possible that over a period of time the bolt securing the clutch cover/pressure plate may become loose. The drive should be warned of this by the behaviour of the clutch noise from it or inability to select gears. Under certain conditions complete loss of drive could occur which could place the driver and occupant of the vehicle in a prone position.
Action: Recall all affected vehicles and replace the clutch bolts.
Launch Date: 05 July 2013

Manufacturer contact details:
BMW (UK) Ltd
Ellesfield Avenue, Bracknell, RG12 8TA
0370 5050160


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