BMW Group Australia Ltd — BMW E70 X5 & E71 X6

PRA number


Campaign number

00 72 9301 00

Published date

Product description

This recall is an extension of PRA2017/16298 -…

BMW E70 X5 & BMW E71 X6
CPA: 37222

Front passenger airbag
Identifying features

Reasons the product is recalled

Front passenger airbag inflator: If an affected vehicle is involved in an accident and the airbag goes off, the airbag inflator may rupture.

The hazards to consumers

In the event of an airbag inflator rupture, metal fragments could possibly shoot out, straight through the airbag cushion material towards the vehicle occupants causing serious injury or fatality.

What consumers should do

Owners of affected vehicles will receive a notification from BMW Group Australia Ltd, asking them to contact an authorised BMW dealer to arrange replacement of the airbag inflator free of charge. If they have not already done so, owners must immediately contact a BMW dealership to arrange the repairs urgently.

Consumers can also contact BMW Group Australia at, check if their vehicle is affected by the Takata airbag recall at or call the BMW Group Customer Interaction Centre on 1800 813 299.

Alternatively, consumers can use their registration plate number to check if their vehicle is affected by going to

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Further information for consumers is available at:

Traders who sold this product

All authorised BMW Group dealers

Where the product was sold


Dates available for sale


Responsible regulator

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.

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