BMW Australia Ltd—5 Series, BMW X5 Series, BMW X6 Series, BMW 1 Series & BMW 7 Series - Diesel Variants Only
What are the defects?
An internal short-circuit may occur in the area of the electric contacts of the diesel fuel filter heating unit.
What are the hazards?
In unfavourable individual cases, an electrical short-circuit may occur in the diesel fuel filter heater, which may lead to a vehicle fire.
The diesel fuel filter heater unit only operates at temperatures below -1° Celsius.
What should consumers do?
Consumers should contact an authorised BMW motor vehicle service centre, or call the BMW Group Australia Customer Interaction Centre on freecall: 1 800 813 299.
All authorised BMW dealers Australia-wide
- 1 August 2009 - 30 November 2009