BMW X6 M 2019: SUSPENSION:REAR

Make : BMW Model : X6 M Year : 2019
Build Dates : 2018-09-10 - 2018-09-20
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 18V680000
Date Owner's Notified: 2018-09-21 Date Received by ODI: 2018-09-28 Date Added to Database: 2018-10-04
Manufacturers Involved: BMW of North America, LLC
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number:
Component: SUSPENSION:REAR
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 108
Summary:
      BMW of North America, LLC "BMW" is recalling certain 2019 BMW X6 sDrive35i, X6 xDrive35i, X6 xDrive50i and X6M vehicles. The rear upper control arm pivot bolts may have been improperly hardened, possibly causing the rear upper control arms to break.
Consequence:
      If a rear upper control arm breaks, it can affect vehicle handling and control, increasing the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      All affected vehicles remain on dealer lots, therefore owner letters will not be mailed. BMW dealers will replace both rear upper control arms, free of charge. The recall began 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.