BMW M3 2017: POWER TRAIN:DRIVELINE:DRIVESHAFT
|Make : BMW||Model : M3||Year : 2017|
|Build Dates : 2016-06-28 - 2016-09-30|
|NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 18V713000|
|Date Owner's Notified: 0000-00-00||Date Received by ODI: 2018-10-11||Date Added to Database: 2018-10-16|
|Manufacturers Involved: BMW of North America, LLC|
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|Component: POWER TRAIN:DRIVELINE:DRIVESHAFT|
|Potential Number Of Units Affected : 2661|
BMW of North America, LLC "BMW" is recalling certain 2016-2017 BMW M3 Sedans, 2016-2017 BMW M4 and M4 GTS Coupes and 2017 BMW M4 Convertible vehicles. The connection between the driveshaft and the flange may fail resulting in a loss of propulsion.
A loss of vehicle propulsion can increase the risk of a crash.
BMW will notify vehicle owners, and dealers will replace the driveshaft, free of charge. An initial owner notification letter was mailed on December 4, 2018. A second owner notification will be sent once the remedy is 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.