BMW K 1600 Gtl Recalls
There have been 2 recalls on K 1600 Gtl vehicles in recent years. The latest, dated 2013-12-17 and published by the NHTSA on 2014-01-04, was due to a problem with the fuel pump. Approximately 50184 vehicles were involved. Since 2005, K 1600 Gtl's have experienced approximately 2 recall(s) due to hazards with various components, including the vehicle speed control. See a list of recalls for your model year below.
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Detailed Recall Information for BMW K 1600 Gtl
|2013-12-17||(Published by NHTSA on 2014-01-04)|
|Recall Summary:||BMW of North America, LLC (BMW) is recalling certain model year 2005-2011 model year R-model motorcycles, model year 2005-2012 K-model motorcycles, model year 2010-2011 S 1000 model motorcycles, and model year 2006-2010 HP2 motorcycles. In the affected motorcycles, the fuel pump flange (and the auxiliary fuel pump flange if equipped) could develop cracks and leak fuel.|
|Hazard:||A fuel leak in the presence of an ignition source may result in a fire.|
|Remedy:||BMW will notify owners, and dealers will either reinforce the fuel pump flange or replace the pump, as necessary, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin in February 2014. Owners may contact BMW customer relations 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.|
|2013-11-07||(Published by NHTSA on 2013-12-03)|
|Recall Summary:||BMW of North America, LLC (BMW) is recalling certain model year 2012 K1600 GT and K1600 GTL motorcycles. In certain riding conditions, an incorrect throttle valve control signal may be received by the engine control unit, limiting the engine speed.|
|Hazard:||As a result of the reduced engine speed, the engine could stall, increasing the risk of a crash.|
|Remedy:||BMW will notify owners, and dealers will update the throttle control software, free of charge. The safety recall is expected to begin in December 2013. Owners may contact BMW customer relations at 1-800-525-7417 or email BMW at CustomerRelations@bmwusa.com.|
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