BMW 335D 2010: ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:FUSES AND CIRCUIT BREAKERS

Make : BMW Model : 335D Year : 2010
Build Dates : 2009-12-01 - 2011-06-30
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 18V314000
Date Owner's Notified: 2018-06-29 Date Received by ODI: 2018-05-14 Date Added to Database: 2018-05-16
Manufacturers Involved: BMW of North America, LLC
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number:
Component: ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:FUSES AND CIRCUIT BREAKERS
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 6591
Summary:
      BMW of North America, LLC "BMW" is recalling certain 2010-2011 BMW 335d vehicles with diesel engines. The connection of the positive battery cable at the fuse box terminal may degrade over time, possibly resulting in an intermittent loss of electrical power.
Consequence:
      A loss of electrical power to the vehicle can cause the vehicle to unexpectedly stall, increasing the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      BMW will notify owners, and dealers will replace the positive battery cable connector and secure it with an improved method, free of charge. The recall began on June 29, 2018. 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.