BMW Australia Ltd — Assorted BMW Motorcycles Side Stands

Identifying features

0131 K18 C 600 Sport
0133 K19 C 650 GT
400 K27/11 R 1200 R
0A01 K50 R 1200 GS
0B01 K70/11 F 700 GS
0B02 K72/11 F 800 GS
0B03 K71/11 F 800 GT
0B05 K75 F 800 GS Adventure

What are the defects?

A production fault has resulted in some side stands switches that are not correctly sealed.

What are the hazards?

In rare cases water penetrating inside the switch can cause the side-stand switch to malfunction. There exists the possibility of this malfunction causing the engine to stop while the vehicle is in motion. This presents a hazard to the driver and other road users.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should contact an authorised BMW Motorrad dealer, or call the BMW Group Australia Customer Interaction Centre on Freecall 1 800 813 299.

Traders who sold this product

All authorised BMW dealers Australia wide

Where the product was sold
Nationally
Dates available for sale
  • 1 January 2011 - 20 September 2013

Responsible regulator

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

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Cities and Regional Development
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