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BMW X5 PHEV (2020 – 2021)

Published on 03. 05. 2022

Problem description:

Impurities in the production process of batteries could cause a short circuit within a battery when the accumulator is fully charged, which may cause fire and lead to an accident.

The BMW X5 PHEV vehicles affected by this recall were manufactured between 17 January 2020 and 22 February 2021.

BMW recall code: 0061570600
Affected models: X5 PHEV
Vehicle numbers (worldwide): 5,035

More information in our 2020 article: BMW is recalling another 26,700 plug-in hybrids (PHEV) due to the risk of fire

Source: Rapex Alert 17/2022 A12/00643/22

Tags: * BMW * X5 * 
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Type of alert Serious
Make BMW
Model X5
Production period 17. 1. 2020 - 22. 2. 2021
Risk Fire
Type/number of model G5X e1*2007/46*1918*
Country of origin USA
Alert submitted by Germany
Products were found and measures were taken also in see the source
Measures taken by economic operators Recall of the product from end users
Published by Rapex 20220429



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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