BMW 323i Recalls
There has been 1 recall on 323i vehicles in recent years. The latest was issued on 2014-07-16 due to a problem with the air bags. Approximately 573935 vehicles were involved. Since 1999, 323i's have experienced approximately 5 recall(s) due to hazards with various components, including the side/window, switch. See a list of recalls for your model year below.
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Detailed Recall Information for BMW 323i
|2014-07-16||(Published by NHTSA on 2014-07-16)|
|Recall Summary:||BMW of North America, LLC (BMW) is recalling certain model year 2000 323i sedans, coupes, convertibles, and Sports Wagons; 2000 328i sedans and coupes; 2001-2005 325i sedans, coupes, convertibles, and Sport Wagons; 2001-2005 325xi sedans and Sports Wagons; 2006 325i coupes and convertibles; 2001-2006 330i sedans, coupes, and convertibles; 2001-2005 330xi sedans; and 2001-2006 M3 coupes and convertibles to address a safety defect in the passenger side frontal air bag which may produce excessive internal pressure that could cause the air bag inflator to rupture upon deployment of the air bag.|
|Hazard:||In the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the passenger's frontal air bag, excessive internal pressure could cause rupturing of the inflator resulting in metal fragments striking and potentially seriously injuring the passenger seat occupant or other occupants.|
|Remedy:||BMW will notify owners, and dealers will replace the passenger side frontal air bag, free of charge. An interim notice will be mailed to owners in August 2014. A second notice will be mailed when an adequate supply of parts is available, currently anticipated to be in October 2014. Owners may contact BMW customer service at 1-800-525-7417 or email BMW at CustomerRelations@bmwusa.com.|
|Additional Info:||Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.This is an expansion of NHTSA Recall 13V-172.|
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Sources may include: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and companies involved with this or a related recall.