BMW Australia Ltd - BMW X3 M, X4 M, Z4 2018 - 2019

recall information

Recall number
REC-000128
PRA number
2020/18396
Campaign number
00 32 1403 00
Original published date
Last updated date

make and model information

Make
BMW
Model
X3 M, X4 M, Z4
Year range
2018 - 2019
Affected units
1,269

Identifying features

See attached VIN list
VIN (Vehicle identification number)

What are the defects?

The steering track rods may be damaged when exposed to high temperatures and vibrational loads. If the steering track rods are damaged or break, the vehicle will have limited steering ability and may not steer as expected.

What are the hazards?

Limited steering ability increases the risk of an accident with injury or death of the vehicle occupants and other road users.

What should consumers do?

BMW Australia will contact all known owners. Consumers may contact an authorised BMW Service centre, or call the BMW Group Customer Interaction Centre on 1800 813 299 to arrange inspection and repair.

Consumers can also contact BMW Australia via the BMW Australia website: https://www.bmw.com.au

For further information, consumers can go to the BMW Australia website, and using either their vehicle's VIN or chassis number, check to see if their vehicle has an outstanding technical action, or an outstanding safety recall via https://www.bmw.com.au/en/topics/offers-and-services/recalls.html
Supplier details
BMW Australia Ltd

Who should owners/operators contact for more information?

Contact website

Responsible regulator

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications is the responsible regulator for this recall.

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