BMW 1 series, 5 series, 7 series, X3, X5, X6 Passenger car

Recall published
2013-08-19
Brand
Product title
Passenger car
1 series, 5 series, 7 series, X3, X5, X6
Product description
Passenger car
Risk
An unreliable internal contact in the fuel filter heater can lead to the fuel filter heater being permanently activated, even when the vehicle is stationary. In a few isolated cases, the fuel filter heater may as a result become overheated.
Measures taken
Batch number / barcode
Concerns vehicles built between May 2009 and November 2009.
Model number
Types: 187
1K2
1K4
182
1C
560L
701
7L, X83, X70 Sales designations: 1 series
5 series
7 series, X3, X5, X6 with diesel engine, EC type approvals: e1*2001/116*0287*, e1*2007/46*0273*, e1*2007/46*0283*, e1*2001/116*0352*, e1*2007/46*0277*, e1*2001/116*0230*, e1*2001/116*0490*, e1*2007/46*0276*, e1*2001/116*0249*, e1*2001/116*0420*
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Fire
Country of origin
Germany
RAPEX Reference
A12/1128/13
Category
Automotive
Risk level
Products with serious risks
Notifying country
Germany

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