We mentioned last week that the German car maker BMW has issued a huge recall in China, involving a large portion of the sedans, the SUVs and even the Z4 roadster. The issue involved an engine bolt with a manufacturing fault, which, in a few cases, can come loose and [...]
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If you own an E70 BMW X5 with 8-cylinder engine which was produced between October 2006 and March 2010 you have to go to the nearest BMW Dealer because your BMW has issues with power brake failure. Your E70 BMW X5 has a problematic vacuum hose and the brake power [...]
Errare humanum est. It’s the simplest of excuses one would see from somebody making a mistake, be it a friend or a multinational company. BMW is one of the latter and though they don’t have the attitude that quotes a bit of a cliche, but they did make a mistake [...]
It is a flagship model and it rarely ever gets complaints since it’s built similarly to tanks except only using stronger materials. A few years down the line however, the E65/E66 (previous generations) of the BMW 7 Series is called to quarters by the NHTSA. The American authority seems to [...]
And here I am, the bearer of bad news. BMW have sent out a memo according to which its dealers will stop deliveries of certain F10 M5 and F12 M6 lots. Furthermore, owners of such cars are to stop driving them. How uncool is that? Knowing BMW you’ll have to [...]
We love it when good and great news comes from BMW but some times some less than good news sneaks through such as this occasion. The current E70 BMW X5 and its less practical sister car E71 X6 are going to get recalled for a rather serious issue in the [...]
Cheer and fun is all available everywhere in the BMW Group’s family but occasionally mistakes happen, even within our favorite brand. The latest such unpleasant situation focuses on a shared component that’s to be found in most of the larger BMW products and the smallest Rolls Royce. We’re looking at [...]
BMW will have to add an enormous volume of cars to their recall list. We’re looking at worldwide sold models, spanning over some seven years. There’s quite the problem with it being a recall that affects the ever popular BMW 5 Series and its two door 6 Series sibling. Total [...]
Humans make mistakes and as much as we like to think of the guys over at BMW being gods, they have gone wrong once or twice. This time however, regarding the 2012 BMW X5 in xDrive 35i spec, a mistake has sneaked into that will lead to a recall. The [...]
We love the Bavarian company, we know it is on top for a reason, but we can’t just ignore that sometimes they make mistakes as well. The chief authority on everything recall has brought forward an announcement according to which over 30.000 vehicles built by BMW and spread over a [...]
According to the 6th annual Automotive News Europe/SupplierBusiness OEM-Supplier Relations Study the Bavarians at BMW AG are the automaker that most suppliers want to do business with. This new survey shows that BMW rose to the top spot which if you consider that last year it ranked fifth.
According to a recent report BMW have announced their dealer network to stop deliveries of their 1 Series model, particularly the cars produced between January 2010 and May 2010. This measure has been taken after there is a concern about some of the 2008-2011 model year 1 Series coupes and [...]
BMW haven’t managed to overtake Lexus as top seller in the United States over the past ten decade despite a great product lineup. This year however, Lexus have suffered quite a bit due to the company recalls.