make and model information
2001 - 2009
What are the defects?
Engine oil from the brake vacuum pump may enter the brake vacuum line, possibly allowing oil to enter the brake booster.
What are the hazards?
If engine oil enters the brake booster, it may damage the internal rubber membrane, causing it to develop leaks and possibly impair the brake power assistance system. The brakes will then only function with increased brake pedal pressure.
BMW Australia Ltd
Who should owners/operators contact for more information?
Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development, Communications and the Arts is the responsible regulator for this recall.