US NHTSA Recalls: BMW X6 & X6M Vehicles


US FlagWashington, DC: NHTSA Logo ColorAs of Thursday, December 12, 2019, the US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (“NHTSA”), a division of the US Department of Transportation, posted a total of 35 (thirty five) vehicle, tire, accessory or other automotive-related product recalls this month. Are yours listed? http://ht.ly/5G8bb

Direct link: http://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/owners/SearchCurrentMonthRecall

Additional information:

Among the 35 (thirty five) recalls the NHTSA announced this month comes news of the following:

BMW of North AmericaBMW of North America, LLC (“BMW”), a Greer, South Carolina establishment and a subsidiary of Bayerische Motoren Werke AG of Munich, Germany, has recalled an estimated 32,760 model year 2015-2019 X6 sDrive35i, X6 xDrive35i, X6 xDrive50i and X6M vehicles equipped with rear seat lower anchor bars used in securing child restraint seats marketed, sold and delivered in the United States.

NHTSA Safety Notification 19V823000 reports the lower anchor bars in the recalled vehicles may become damaged over time when used with an ISOFIX-type, rigid-style connector, child restraint system.

According to the NHTSA, damaged lower anchor bars may increase the child’s risk of injury in the event of a crash..

BMW will notify registered owners, and dealers will weld a reinforcing bracket to the lower anchor bars and the vehicle body, free of charge. Owner notification is expected to begin January 17, 2020. Owners may contact BMW customer service at 1-800-525-7417 during normal business hours, Monday to Friday, Eastern Standard Time (“EST”). No designation was listed for this recall at press time.

You may also contact the US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153) during normal business hours, Eastern Standard Time, or visit https://www.safercar.gov/.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold by BMW of North America, please search for “BMW of North America” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Crash hazards, please search for “crash” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Injury hazards, please search for “injury” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> You can use the NHTSA’s VIN Look-up Tool to determine if your specific vehicle is affected by this or other recent recall (major light vehicles only): https://www.nhtsa.gov/recalls

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More information about this recall:
NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V823000
Recalls Direct RIN: 12398-2019
Want to read more about this recall?
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General information:
More recalls? Back to the main Recalls Direct page:
==> http://www.RecallsDirect.com/
About the Recalls Direct service:
==> http://wp.me/P2bVty-2
Visit the Living Safely site:
==> http://www.LivingSafely.org/
Report an unsafe vehicle you purchased in the United States to the NHTSA [external: new window opens]:
==> https://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/VehicleComplaint/
Search for a recalled vehicle on the US NHTSA Web site [external: new window opens]:
==> https://www.nhtsa.gov/recalls

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