BMW S 1000 RR 2017: SUSPENSION:REAR

Make : BMW Model : S 1000 RR Year : 2017
Build Dates : 2016-06-08 - 2016-11-16
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 16V948000
Date Owner's Notified: 2017-02-17 Date Received by ODI: 2016-12-30 Date Added to Database: 2016-12-30
Manufacturers Involved: BMW of North America, LLC
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number:
Component: SUSPENSION:REAR
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 21
Summary:
      BMW North America, LLC "BMW" is recalling certain model year 2016-2017 S 1000 RR motorcycles manufactured June 8, 2016, to November 16, 2016, and 2017 S 1000 R motorcycles manufactured on October 12, 2016. One of the bolts on the rear suspension deflection lever may loosen and adversely affect the handling of the motorcycle.
Consequence:
      If the bolt loosens and affects the motorcycle's handling, there may be an increased risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      BMW will notify owners, and dealers will replace the bolts and tighten them to the proper specifications, free of charge. The recall began February 17, 2017. 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.