BMW X1 2019: EXTERIOR LIGHTING:TAIL LIGHTS

Make : BMW Model : X1 Year : 2019
Build Dates : 2018-10-05 - 2019-01-18
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 19V074000
Date Owner's Notified: 0000-00-00 Date Received by ODI: 2019-01-30 Date Added to Database: 2019-02-08
Manufacturers Involved: BMW of North America, LLC
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number:
Component: EXTERIOR LIGHTING:TAIL LIGHTS
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 5920
Summary:
      BMW of North America, LLC "BMW" is recalling certain 2018-2019 BMW X1 sDrive28i and X1 xDrive28i vehicles. Contaminated hardware may cause the attachment brackets of the taillight housings to crack, causing the lights to loosen or possibly detach from the vehicle.
Consequence:
      If a taillight detaches from the vehicle, it would no longer provide the required lighting to following traffic, or it may become a road hazard, increasing the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      BMW will notify owners, and dealers will properly secure the taillights, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin March 15, 2019. 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.