What’s the Problem?
According to the U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), this recall affects:
- 2009-2012 BMW X5 xDrive35d
- 2008-2012 BMW X6 xDrive35i
- 2008-2012 BMW X6 xDrive50i
- 2008-2012 BMW X6 M
- 2007-2012 BMW X5 30si
- 2007-2012 BMW X5
- 2007-2012 BMW xDrive30i
- 2007-2012 BMW X5
- 2007-2012 BMW xDrive35i
- 2007-2012 BMW X5 48i
- 2007-2012 BMW X5 xDrive48i
- 2007-2012 BMW X5 xDrive50i
- 2007-2012 BMW X5 M
- 2010-2011 BMW X6 ActiveHybrid
The recalled BMWs are equipped with passenger frontal air bag inflators that contain phase stabilized ammonium nitrate (PSPI-2), a propellant used as a remedy part for previous Takata airbag recalls. Factors that may increase the risk of airbag explosion include high temperatures, high relative humidity, and high temperature cycling.
BMW is notifying owners and dealers will install a replacement airbag inflator, free of charge. This recall began on March 6, 2020.
BMW Recalls xDrive Vehicles for Defective Headlamps
BMW is recalling 2020-2021 X5 sDrive40i, xDrive40i, xDrive50i, X5 M50i, X5M, X6 sDrive40i, xDrive40i, X6 M50i, X6M, X7 M50i and 2021 X5 xDrive45e vehicles equipped with headlamps which may allow a blue light to illuminate, according to the NHTSA. Oncoming drivers may be confused by the blue light of approaching vehicles, which could potentially increase the risk of a crash. This recall began on October 30, 2020.
BMW Mini Cooper Recalls
BMW of North America, LLC, is recalling certain Mini Cooper SAVs and xDrive all-wheel drive vehicles to repair a defective airbag roll-over sensor which could cause the head airbag, seat belt pretensioners and other safety systems to not activate during a roll-over crash. If the safety systems do not deploy as intended in a crash, it may increase the risk of injury, NHTSA said. This recall began on July 13, 2020.
Do I Have a BMW Recall Lawsuit?
The Product Liability Litigation Group at our law firm is an experienced team of trial lawyers that focus on the representation of plaintiffs in BMW Recall Lawsuits. We are handling individual litigation nationwide and currently accepting new personal injury cases in all 50 states.
If you or a loved one has been injured by a recalled BMW, you should contact our law firm immediately. You may be entitled to a settlement by filing a suit and we can help.