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BMW X6 / X6M (2020)

Published on 26. 12. 2020

Problem description:

Due to defective welding, the push bars on the front axle beam may become detached. Moreover, a failure of the welding quality may result in a crack of the bearing bracket.

This could lead to loss of wheel control, increasing the risk of an accident.

The BMW X6 and X6M models affected by this recall were manufactured between 29 May and 27 October 2020.

BMW recall code: 0031020200, 0031030200

Source: Rapex Alert 52/2020 A12/01855/20

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Type of alertSerious
MakeBMW
ModelX6
Production period29. 5. 2020 - 27. 10. 2020
RiskAccident
Type/number of model e1*2007/46*1918, e1*2007/46*2020, e1*2007/46*1952, e1*2007/46*2066 Types: G5X, G6X, G7X, F56XM
Country of originUSA
Alert submitted byGermany
Products were found and measures were taken also insee the source
Measures taken by economic operatorsRecall of the product from end users
Published by Rapex20201225



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.

Check the vehicle

UK car-owners can easily make a pre-check by visiting DVLA website and entering the car registration number; it will also reveal the car’s current MOT status.

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