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Motorcycle Equipment Recall - BMW Dealer Installed Accessory Luggage Rack for 2013 BMW C650 GT Maxi-Scooter

NHTSA Campaign ID:  13E030000
Component:  Equipment
Manufacturer:  BMW of North America, LLC
Recall Date: 05/24/2013
Potential Number of Units Affected: 195
Defect Summary:
BMW of North America, LLC (BMWA) is recalling dealer installed accessory luggage racks (part number 8 527 038) that can be equipped to 2013 BMW C650 GT Maxi-Scooters. During riding, the attachment bolts of the luggage rack could loosen.
Consequence Summary:
If the attachment bolts loosen, the luggage rack could separate from the scooter and become a road hazard for drivers of other vehicles, increasing the risk of a crash.
Corrective Summary:
BMWNA will notify owners, and dealers will replace the luggage rack free of charge. The recall is expected to begin in June 2013. Owners may call BMW at 1-800-525-7417 or email BMW at

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