BMW Australia Ltd — BMW F97 X3 M, F98 X4 M, G20 3 Series and G29 Z4 MY2018-2019

Identifying features

VIN (Vehicle identification number)
See attached VIN list

What are the defects?

The steering track rods may be damaged when exposed to high temperatures and vibrational loads. If the steering track rods are damaged or break, the vehicle will have limited steering ability and may not steer as expected.

What are the hazards?

Limited steering ability increases the risk of an accident with injury or death of the vehicle occupants and other road users.

What should consumers do?

BMW Australia will contact all known owners. Consumers may contact an authorised BMW Service centre, or call the BMW Group Customer Interaction Centre on 1800 813 299 to arrange inspection and repair.

Consumers can also contact BMW Australia via the BMW Australia website:

For further information, consumers can go to the BMW Australia website, and using either their vehicle's VIN or chassis number, check to see if their vehicle has an outstanding technical action, or an outstanding safety recall via

Traders who sold this product

All authorised BMW dealers

Where the product was sold
Dates available for sale
  • 27 September 2018 - 1 August 2019

Responsible regulator

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

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications
Product category