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BMW Recall of Certain Model Year 2012 s1000rr Motorcycles

Washington, DC–(ENEWSPF)–April 27, 2012. 

Summary: BMW is recalling certain model year 2012 s1000rr motorcycles, manufactured from September 1, 2011, through April 10, 2012. Due to a manufacturing process error, the connecting rod bolts may become loose during high engine temperatures and/or high engine operating speeds which could result in catastrophic engine damage.

Consequence: In the event of engine damage, escaping oil could cause handling issues, increasing the risk of a crash.

Remedy: BMW will notify owners, and dealers will replace the connecting rod bolts free of charge. The Safety Recall is expected to begin during May 2012. Owners may contact BMW Customer Relations and Services at 1-800-525-7417.

Notes: Customers may contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY: 1-800-424-9153); or go to http://www.safercar.gov.

Source: dot.gov

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