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BMW X5 Recall, BMW X6 Recall, Steering

Do you have a power steering fluid leak in your BMW X5 or BMW X6? Think you have a lemon? You may be right.
Vehicle Make / Model: Model Year(s):


BMW X5 2012-2013

BMW X6 2013

Manufacturer: BMW OF NORTH AMERICA, LLC Mfr's Report Date: JUN 12, 2012

NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 12V267000 NHTSA Action Number: N/A

Component: STEERING

Potential Number of Units Affected: 2,642

Summary:

BMW IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2012 X5 VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH A DIESEL ENGINE AND 2013 X5 AND X6 VEHICLES. DUE TO A MACHINING ERROR OF THE STEERING GEAR SURFACE, POWER STEERING FLUID MAY LEAK.

Consequence:

LEAKING POWER STEERING FLUID CAN SPRAY ONTO HOT EXHAUST PARTS, INCREASING THE RISK OF AN ENGINE COMPARTMENT FIRE.

Remedy:

BMW WILL NOTIFY OWNERS, AND DEALERS WILL INSPECT, AND IF NECESSARY, REPLACE THE STEERING GEAR

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