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BMW 1 Series (2006 – 2011)

Published on 27. 07. 2018

Problem description:

The plug connection for the positive battery cable may be defective. This could cause the vehicle electrics and the engine to fail while the vehicle is in motion.

The recall affects vehicles produced between 12. 9. 2006 – 20. 6. 2011.

Source: Alert 30/2018 A12/1019/18

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Type of alert
Make BMW
Model 1
Production period 12. 9. 2006 - 20. 6. 2011
Risk 3
Type/number of model Types: 187, 182, 390L, 392C, 1K2, 1C, 1K4, X1, ZR, 3L, 3K, 3C, M3, X1-N1, 3K-N1 Type approval numbers: e1*2001/116*0287, e1*2001/116*0352, e1*2001/116*0308, e1*2001/116*0346, , e1*2007/46*0273, e1*2007/46*0277, e1*2007/46*0283, e1*2007/46*0275, e1*2007/46*0373, e1*2007/46*0314-*0316, e1*2007/46*0377, e24*2007/46*0022, e24*2007/46*0024
Country of origin Germany
Alert submitted by Germany
Products were found and measures were taken also in
Measures taken by economic operators
Published by Rapex 2018-07-27 08:22:24



What the owner should do?

If you read about a recall that you think may affect your car, you should make immediate contact with a BMW dealer or workshop that’s been officially authorised to perform repairs on behalf of the manufacturer and ask for the details.

If you wish to know more about eventual problems of a specific car (e.g. real mileage, potential traffic accidents damages, odometer rollback, repairs, etc.), then we suggest going to HPI-Check.

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