BMW Series 1, Series 2, Series 3, Series 4, X3, X4, X5, X6, i8 Passenger car

Recall published
2016-12-05
Brand
Product title
Passenger car
Series 1, Series 2, Series 3, Series 4, X3, X4, X5, X6, i8
Product description
Passenger car
Risk
The control unit of the electronic power steering may have been incorrectly manufactured. This may cause a fire even when the vehicle is parked. Furthermore, steering assistance might fail while driving.
Measures taken
Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
Barcode
Vehicles built between 2011 and 2016 are affected.
Model number
Type: 1K4
1K2
1C
3L
3K
3-V
3K-N1
3C, X3, X5, X6, X-N1, BMWi-2
EC type-approval:
E1*2007/46*0283*, e1*2007/46*0273*, e1*2007/46*0277*, e1*2007/46*0314*, e1*2007/46*0315*, e1*2007/46*0559*, e24*2007/46*0022*, e1*2007/46*0316*, e1*2007/46*0512*, e1*2007/46*0421*, e1*2007/46*0412*, e1*2007/46*0454*, e1*2007/46*1287*
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Fire
Injuries
Country of origin
Germany
RAPEX Reference
A12/1587/16
Category
Automotive
Risk level
Serious risk
Notifying country
Germany