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2001 BMW 540IA RECALLS

2001 BMW 540IA

Features & Specs

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N/A
seats

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N/A mpg city
N/A mpg hwy

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drivetrain

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N/A
horsepower

Reported Problems

3 Total Safety Recalls Found

ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:FAN

  • Total cars affected: 1550

  • NHTSA campaign: 02V138000

  • Date of the problem: 16/05/2002

IF THIS WERE TO OCCUR, ENGINE OVERHEATING AND SUBSEQUENT ENGINE DAMAGE COULD RESULT. IN ADDITION, IT IS POSSIBLE FOR THE FAILURE OF THE ELECTRICAL CIRCUITRY TO CAUSE A FIRE IN THE FAN CONTROL UNIT LOCATED IN THE FRONT OF THE ENGINE COMPARTMENT.

ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:FAN

  • Total cars affected: 76469

  • NHTSA campaign: 01V206000

  • Date of the problem: 21/06/2001

IF THIS WERE TO OCCUR, ENGINE OVERHEATING AND SUBSEQUENT ENGINE DAMAGE COULD RESULT. IN ADDITION, IT IS POSSIBLE FOR THE FAILURE OF THE ELECTRICAL CIRCUITRY TO CAUSE A FIRE IN THE FAN CONTROL UNIT LOCATED IN THE FRONT OF THE ENGINE COMPARTMENT.

AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:SENSOR/CONTROL MODULE

  • Total cars affected: 23000

  • NHTSA campaign: 03V421000

  • Date of the problem: 24/10/2003

UNEXPECTED DEPLOYMENT OF THE AIR BAG(S) COULD CAUSE SERIOUS INJURY IF AN OCCUPANT IS TOO CLOSE TO THE DEPLOYING AIR BAG(S). IN ADDITION, THE BATTERY SAFETY TERMINAL MAY ALSO BE ACTIVATED. IF THAT HAPPENS, THE STARTER CABLE WOULD BECOME DISCONNECTED FROM THE BATTERY, AND THE ENGINE COULD NOT BE RESTARTED.

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