BMW Australia Ltd — BMW G05 X5, G11 7 Series, G20 3 Series, G30 5 Series and MINI F60 Countryman PHEV MY2020

Identifying features

VIN (Vehicle identification number)
See attached VIN list

What are the defects?

Foreign bodies or particles may have entered the battery cells and could cause a malfunction in a fully charged high-voltage battery.

What are the hazards?

These impurities could activate a short circuit within the high-voltage battery. This short circuit could cause a fire, increasing the risk of an accident and injury or death to vehicle occupants and/or 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 Group Australia via the BMW Group Australia website: https://www.bmw.com.au

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 https://www.bmw.com.au/en/topics/offers-and-services/recalls.html

Traders who sold this product

All authorised BMW dealers

Where the product was sold
Nationally
Dates available for sale
  • 29 January 2020 - 18 September 2020

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
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