Passenger car "B5 BITURBO"

Recall published
2012-05-07
Brand
Product title
Passenger car "B5 BITURBO"
Product description
The ALPINA5 vehicles in question were manufactured between April 2011 and May 2011.
Risk
The casing of the auxiliary coolant pump may crack. If this occurs, coolant can leak into the pump electronics. This can lead to failure of the auxiliary coolant pump. In a few individual cases, there may be smoulder damage to the auxiliary coolant pump. If this occurs, an engine compartment fire or even a vehicle fire could occur.
Measures taken
Batch number / barcode
Model number
Type: ALPINA5, EC type approval e1*KS07/46*0011*, Sales name BMW Alpina B5 Biturbo
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Fire Injuries
Country of origin
Germany
RAPEX Reference
0711/12
Risk level
Products with serious risks
Notifying country
Germany

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