Passenger car550i GT550i Limousine650i Cabrio750i Limousine750Li Limousine760i Limousine760Li LimousineActiveHybrid 7ActiveHybrid

Recall published
2011-11-28
Brand
Product title
Passenger car550i GT550i Limousine650i Cabrio750i Limousine750Li Limousine760i Limousine760Li LimousineActiveHybrid 7ActiveHybrid 7 LX5 xDrive50iX6 xDrive50iX5 MX6 MActiveHybrid X60
Product description
Passenger car
Risk
The auxiliary coolant pump may fail at high operating temperatures. In a few rare cases there may be smouldering of the auxiliary coolant pump. If so, an engine compartment fire or even a vehicle fire could occur.
Measures taken
Batch number / barcode
Model number
EC type / EC type approval
GT /  e1*2007/46*0215*
5L / e1*2007/46*0363*
6C / e1*2007/46*0562*
701 / e1*2001/116*0490*
7L / e1*2007/46*0276*
HY / e1*2007/46*0323*
E70 / e1*2001/116*0420*
X5 / e1*2007/46*0421*
X6 / e1*2007/46*0412*
M7X / e1*2007/46*0172*
Vehicles from the following production periods are affected:
550i GT from 02/2009 till 11/2010
550i Limousine from 06/2009 till 09/2010
650i Cabrio from 11/2009 till 08/2010
750i Limousine from 02/2008 till 09/2010
750Li Limousine from 02/2008 till 09/2010
760i Limousine from 02/2009 till 09/2010
760Li Limousine from 02/2009till 09/2010
ActiveHybrid 7 from 07/2009 till 09/2010
ActiveHybrid 7 L from 07/2009 till 09/2010
X5 xDrive50i from 04/2009 till 12/2010
X6 xDrive50i from 11/2007 till 11/2010
X5 M from 11/2008 till 11/2010
X6 M from 11/2008 till 11/2010
ActiveHybrid X60 from 1/2009 till 11/2010
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Fire
Country of origin
Germany
RAPEX Reference
1328/11
Risk level
Products with serious risks
Notifying country
Germany

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