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Motorcycle Recall - BMW

NHTSA Campaign ID:  10V488000
Component:  Suspension: Front: Wheel Bearing
Manufacturer:  BMW of North America, LLC
Recall Date: 10/08/2010
Potential Number of Units Affected: Not announced
Defect Summary:
BMW is recalling certain model year 2004-2010 motorcycles. The bearings could be subject to corrosion. This could lead to reduced movement of the link lever.
Consequence Summary:
This could affect the handling of the motorcycle increasing the risk a driver may lose control of the vehicle resulting in a crash.
Corrective Summary:
The manufacturer has not yet provided a remedy or an owner notification schedule for this campaign. Owners may contact BMW at 1-800-525-7417.

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