BMW Recall of certain scooters and motorcycles

NHTSA BMW Recall - G310R

WASHINGTON, D.C. – August 27, 2019 – (Motor Sports NewsWire) –

BMW Recall: Brake Calipers May Corrode

A sticking or dragging brake could affect braking performance, increasing the risk of a crash.

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V593000

Manufacturer: BMW of North America, LLC

Components: SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC

Potential Number of Units Affected: 5,938

MAKE MODEL MODEL YEAR(S)
BMW C 400 X 2019
BMW G310 GS 2018 – 2020
BMW G310R 2017 – 2020

Summary: BMW of North America, LLC (BMW) is recalling certain 2019 C 400 X, 2018-2020 G 310 GS, and 2017-2020 G 310 R scooters and motorcycles. The front and rear brake caliper pistons may corrode, possibly causing the piston to stick or drag in the caliper bore.

Remedy: BMW will notify owners, and dealers will replace the front and rear brake calipers, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin October 4, 2019. Owners may contact BMW customer service at 1-800-525-7417.

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

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