BMW S 1000 RR 2011: FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP

Make : BMW Model : S 1000 RR Year : 2011
Build Dates : 2009-11-05 - 2011-04-01
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 13V617000
Date Owner's Notified: 2014-04-16 Date Received by ODI: 2013-12-12 Date Added to Database: 2013-12-17
Manufacturers Involved: BMW of North America, LLC
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number:
Component: FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 50184
Summary:
      BMW of North America, LLC "BMW" is recalling certain model year 2005-2011 model year R-model motorcycles, model year 2005-2012 K-model motorcycles, model year 2010-2011 S 1000 model motorcycles, and model year 2006-2010 HP2 motorcycles. In the affected motorcycles, the fuel pump flange "and the auxiliary fuel pump flange if equipped" could develop cracks and leak fuel.
Consequence:
      A fuel leak in the presence of an ignition source may result in a fire.
Remedy:
      BMW will notify owners, and dealers will either reinforce the fuel pump flange or replace the pump, as necessary, free of charge. The recall began on April 16, 2014. Owners may contact BMW customer relations at 1-800-525-7417 or email BMW at CustomerRelations"bmwusa.com.
Report Initiator: ODI 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.