BMW X6 2018: SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:LOWER ARM

Make : BMW Model : X6 Year : 2018
Build Dates : 2018-06-09 - 2018-06-09
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 18V439000
Date Owner's Notified: 2018-07-11 Date Received by ODI: 2018-06-28 Date Added to Database: 2018-07-02
Manufacturers Involved: BMW of North America, LLC
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number:
Component: SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:LOWER ARM
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 43
Summary:
      BMW of North America, LLC "BMW" is recalling certain 2018 BMW X5 xDrive35i, X5 xDrive50i, X5 xDrive35d, and X6 sDrive35i vehicles. The pivot bolt on the front lower-left control arm may not have been properly hardened, which may cause the control arm to break.
Consequence:
      If the lower control arm breaks, vehicle handling and control can be affected, increasing the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      BMW will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the lower-left control arms and replace if necessary, free of charge. The recall began July 11, 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.