WASHINGTON, D.C. – April 3, 2019 – (Motor Sports Newswire) –
BMW Recall –
A brake fluid leak can reduce braking ability, increasing the risk of a crash.
NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V157000
Manufacturer: BMW of North America, LLC
Components: SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC
Potential Number of Units Affected: 2,707
|BMW||C600 SPORT MAXI-SCOOTER||2013 – 2018|
|BMW||C650 GT MAXI-SCOOTER||2013 – 2019|
|BMW||C650 SPORT MAXI-SCOOTER||2013 – 2018|
Summary: BMW of North America, LLC (BMW) is recalling certain 2013-2018 BMW C600 Sport and C650 Sport and 2013-2019 C650 GT scooters. Repeated turning of the handlebars to the left most position may cause the front brake hose to crack and leak over time.
Remedy: BMW will notify owners, and dealers will replace the brake hose, adding an additional protective sleeve that will cover the hose connection fitting, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin April 22, 2019. Owners may contact BMW customer service at 1-800-525-7417. Note: This recall includes scooters previously recalled under 15V-738.
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