BMW X3, M6 Coupé, M6 Cabrio Passenger car

Recall published
2017-09-04
Brand
Product title
Passenger car
X3, M6 Coupé, M6 Cabrio
Product description
Passenger car
Risk
The housing of the driver’s front airbag inflator may have been incorrectly welded. In the event of a crash with airbag activation, the inflator may consequently rupture. Metal fragments created as a result could pass through the airbag, causing fatal injuries to the vehicle occupants.
Measures taken
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Batch number / barcode
The vehicles affected were produced between July 2011 and November 2012.
Model number
Type approval numbers: e1*2007/46*0512*, e1*2007/46*0454*, e1*2007/46*0361* Types: X3, X-N1, M5/M6
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Injuries
Country of origin
Germany
RAPEX Reference
A12/1202/17
Category
Automotive
Risk level
Serious risk
Notifying country
Germany

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