BMW 330I 2020: STRUCTURE:BODY:TRUNK LID

Make : BMW Model : 330I Year : 2020
Build Dates : 2019-07-31 - 2019-09-18
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 19V755000
Date Owner's Notified: 2019-12-13 Date Received by ODI: 2019-10-23 Date Added to Database: 2019-10-24
Manufacturers Involved: BMW of North America, LLC
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number:
Component: STRUCTURE:BODY:TRUNK LID
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 325
Summary:
      BMW of North America, LLC "BMW" is recalling certain 2020 330i, 330i xDrive and M340i vehicles. The interior trunk release cable may have been improperly installed, preventing the opening of the trunk from the inside. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard "FMVSS" number 401, "Internal Trunk Release."
Consequence:
      If a person were inside the trunk compartment, they may not be able to get out, increasing their risk of injury.
Remedy:
      BMW will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the interior trunk release cable and properly install the cable, as necessary, 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: 401
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.