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Motorcycle Recall - BMW Recall

By Walter Kern

NHTSA Campaign ID:  14V264000
Manufacturer:  BMW of North America, LLC
Recall Date: 05/16/2014
Potential Number of Units Affected: 1360
Defect Summary:
BMW of North America, LLC (BMW) is recalling certain model year 2012-2014 C 600 Sport Maxi-Scooter, and C 650 GT Maxi-Scooter motorcycles manufactured August 2, 2012, through February 18, 2014. In the affected vehicles, the camshaft chain tensioner may not function properly, resulting in an engine stall.
Consequence Summary:
An engine stall may increase the risk of a crash.
Corrective Summary:
BMW will notify owners, and dealers will replace the camshaft chain tensioner, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin in July 2014. Owners may contact BMW Customer Relations at 1-800-525-7417.

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