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Monday, 29 August 2016

UK RECALL #14 - Particles inside the airbags may mean they will not deploy on the BMW 7-Series Long wheelbase.

Vehicle Details

Reference :R/2016/176
Manufacturer Ref :0065900200 
Make:BMW
Model :7 series (long wheel base)
Launch Date :21/07/2016
Numbers Involved :587
Build Start Date :01/07/2015
Build End Date :11/12/2015 

Recall Details

Concern :AIRBAG MAY NOT FUNCTION AS INTENDED
Description :Due to vibrations particles inside the airbag control unit may cause a short circuit. This may reset the control module illuminating the airbag warning lamp and prevent the airbag(s) from acting as intended during a collision.
Remedial Action :On affected vehicle replace the airbag control unit.
Vehicle Id :WBA7A82010G243540 to WBA7C620X0G263820
WBA7E22000G522723 to WBA7G820X0GS38903

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  • BMW - 7 SERIES
  • BMW - 7 SERIES