BMW 1, 3, 5, 6, 7, X1, Z4 Series Passenger car

Recall published
2017-02-20
Brand
Product title
Passenger car
1, 3, 5, 6, 7, X1, Z4 Series
Product description
Passenger car
Risk
The universal joint of the drive shaft might break, causing a sudden loss of propulsion.
Measures taken
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Barcode
Vehicles manufactured between 2010 and 2011.
Model number
Type: 1K2
1C
1K4
3L
3K
3C
5L
5K, K-N1, GT, KL
6C
7L, X1, ZR
EC type approval:
E1*2007/46*0273, e1*2007/46*0277, e1*2007/46*0283, e1*2007/46*0314, e1*2007/46*0315, e1*2007/46*0316, e1*2007/46*0363, e1*2007/46*0455, e1*2007/46*0508, e1*2007/46*0215, e1*KS07/46*0013, e1*2007/46*0562, e1*2007*46*0276, e1*2007/46*0275, e1*2007/46*0373
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Injuries
Country of origin
Germany
RAPEX Reference
A12/0202/17
Category
Automotive
Risk level
Serious risk
Notifying country
Germany

Source

European Commission's website for recalls.