BMW G310R 2017: STRUCTURE:MOTORCYCLE KICKSTAND/CENTER STAND

Make : BMW Model : G310R Year : 2017
Build Dates : 2016-10-12 - 2018-05-19
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 18V408000
Date Owner's Notified: 2018-09-21 Date Received by ODI: 2018-06-15 Date Added to Database: 2018-06-20
Manufacturers Involved: BMW of North America, LLC
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number:
Component: STRUCTURE:MOTORCYCLE KICKSTAND/CENTER STAND
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 2376
Summary:
      BMW of North America, LLC "BMW" is recalling certain 2017-2018 BMW G310R and 2018 BMW G310GS motorcycles. Over time, repeated use and loading of the side stand could cause damage to the side stand and the motorcycle's frame.
Consequence:
      Damage to the side stand and/or frame may result in the motorcycle unexpectedly falling over while it is stationary, increasing the risk of injury.
Remedy:
      BMW will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the frame, installing a reinforcement plate and new side stand, or the frame will be replaced if necessary, free of charge. The recall began on September 21, 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.