BMW—E46/E38/E39/E53 Motor Vehicles

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What are the defects?

Due to a manufacturing problem with the auxiliary cooling fan electronics, the fan may become thermally overloaded, thereby reducing the cooling system performance which could in turn cause the engine to overheat.

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What should consumers do?

Contact your BMW Dealer. For further information ring BMW Access Centre on free call 1800 813 299.


BMW Australia Ltd

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Responsible regulator

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

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