BMW 330I 2019: ENGINE

Make : BMW Model : 330I Year : 2019
Build Dates : 2018-11-22 - 2019-09-26
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 19V732000
Date Owner's Notified: 2019-12-13 Date Received by ODI: 2019-10-15 Date Added to Database: 2019-10-16
Manufacturers Involved: BMW of North America, LLC
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number:
Component: ENGINE
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 217
Summary:
      BMW of North America, LLC "BMW" is recalling certain 2019-2020 330i, 330i xDrive, and 2019 Z4 vehicles. The needle roller bearings of the counterbalance shafts may have been improperly installed, potentially causing the counterbalance shaft to loosen.
Consequence:
      If the counterbalance shaft loosens, severe engine damage could occur, increasing the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      BMW will notify owners, and dealers will replace the engine, free of charge. The recall began December 13, 2019. Owners may contact BMW customer service at 1-800-525-7417.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
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.