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Recall: No. 7 of 22
Recall Ref: R2001/146
Exact Model: 3 & 5 Series
Description: TYRES MAY HAVE CUTS IN SIDE WALLS
VIN: VARIOUS
Build Date: 28th September 2001 to 24th October 2001
Numbers: 264
Defect: Cuts have been observed on isolated Continental tyres fitted to vehicles. The cuts (1-5cm in length) are of varying severity and can lead to a loss of tyre pressure. This can destroy the tyre if the vehicle continues to be driven.
Action: Recall affected vehicles, examine all tyres and replace any found with cuts in the sidewalls.
Launch Date: 09 November 2001
   
Recall: No. 8 of 22
Recall Ref: R/2013/071
Exact Model: 3 Series
Description: PASSENGER SIDE AIRBAG MAY FAIL TO DEPLOY CORRECTLY
VIN: WBAAY72020KJ76908 to WBAEX92090JZ98000
Build Date: December 2001 to March 2003
Numbers: 24752
Defect: The subject vehicles are equipped with front passenger airbag inflators which could have been assembled with improperly manufactured propellant wafers. Improperly manufactured propellant wafers could cause the inflator to rupture and the front passenger airbag to deploy abnormally in a crash. This could result in increased risk of injury to the occupant and the possibility of a fire.
Action: Recall the vehicles that are likely to be affected to inspect and where necessary replace the airbag inflator module.
Launch Date: 26 July 2013
   
Recall: No. 9 of 22
Recall Ref: R1999/104
Exact Model: 3 Series 5 Series and 7 Series
Description: BRAKE LIGHTS MAY FAIL TO OPERATE, REMAIN ON OR FLICKER
VIN: VARIOUS
Build Date: 16 September 1999 to 28 October 1999
Numbers: 5634
Defect: There is a possibility that the brake light switch circuits may become defective and cause the brake light circuit to fail, stay on continuously or flicker. In extreme cases the brake switch could overheat.
Action: Recall affected vehicles and replace brake light switch with a modified version.
Launch Date: 15 December 1999
   
 

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