BMW 335D 2011: ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING
|Make : BMW||Model : 335D||Year : 2011|
|Build Dates : 2008-03-27 - 2011-07-08|
|NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 17V676000|
|Date Owner's Notified: 2018-06-29||Date Received by ODI: 2017-10-25||Date Added to Database: 2017-10-27|
|Manufacturers Involved: BMW of North America, LLC|
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|Component: ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING|
|Potential Number Of Units Affected : 702965|
BMW of North America, LLC "BMW" is recalling certain 2006-2011 323i, 325i, 325xi, 328i, 328xi, 330i, 330xi, 335i, 335xi and M3, 2007-2011 328i xDrive, 335i xDrive and 335is and 2009-2011 335d vehicles. The wiring and electrical connectors for the system that controls air flow for the heating and air conditioning system may overheat.
Wiring that overheats could cause the electrical connectors to melt, and increase the risk of a fire, even when the vehicle is unattended.
BMW will notify owners, and dealers will replace the wiring and electrical connectors, free of charge. Interim letters were mailed on November 27, 2017. Owners will receive a second notice when the remedy becomes available. Owners may contact BMW customer service at 1-800-525-7417.
|Report Initiator: MFR||V Report|
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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.