Recall Details

Transport Canada Recall # 2017113

Recall Date 2017/03/03
Notification Type Safety Mfr
System Powertrain
Manufacturer Recall Number
Units Affected The number of vehicles or components affected by the recall. 12,100
Category SUV
Recall Details
Certain vehicles may have been manufactured with defective front driveshaft universal joint seals, which could allow water and/or dirt to enter the universal joint, causing accelerated wear and/or corrosion, and resulting in vibration. If the vehicle continues to be operated in this state, the universal joint could eventually break, potentially damaging surrounding components and rendering the vehicle inoperative. This could increase the risk of a crash causing injury and/or damage to property. Correction : Dealers will replace the front drive shaft. Note: This is an expansion of recall 2016-226.
MakeModelModel Year(s) Affected
BMW X5 2011 2012 2013
BMW X6 2011 2012 2013 2014

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