WASHINGTON, D.C. – May 26, 2017 – (Motor Sports Newswire) –
The door may unexpectedly open due to road or driving conditions or occupant contact with the door. The sudden opening may result in occupant ejection or increase the risk of injury in the event of a crash.
NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V328000
Manufacturer: BMW of North America, LLC
Potential Number of Units Affected: 45,484
|BMW||745I||2005 – 2008|
|BMW||745LI||2005 – 2008|
|BMW||750I||2005 – 2008|
|BMW||750LI||2005 – 2008|
|BMW||760I||2005 – 2006|
|BMW||760LI||2005 – 2008|
|BMW||B7 ALPINA||2005 – 2008|
Summary: BMW of North America, LLC (BMW) is recalling certain 2005-2008 745i, 745Li, 750i, 750Li, 760i, 760Li, and B7 Alpina vehicles equipped with both the Comfort Access and Soft Close Automatic options. In these vehicles, the doors may appear to be closed and latched, but, in fact, may inadvertently open.
Remedy: The manufacturer has not yet provided a remedy for this recall. Owners may contact BMW at 1-800-525-7417 or email BMW at CustomerRelations@bmwusa.com.
Notes: Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.
Source: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration