BMW has announced a voluntary recall of 7,600 due to the front seat head restraints that exceed the downward movement limit in the highest position and fail to comply with safety stands and may lead to a personal injury.
According to the recall notice, the head restraint may unexpectedly move down slightly if it was adjusted to the fully extended position, potentially leading to a crash. The recalls affects the following vehicles that are equipped with the front seat head restraint:
- Model year 2012 BMW 3-Series manufactured October 2011 to March 2012
Under the recall notice, BMW will notify owners and dealers will attach a clamp to the front seat head restraint posts and it will be performed free of charge. For additional information, owners may contact BMW Customer Relations and Services at 1-800-525-7417.
If you’ve been severely injured by a recalled product, defective product attorneys may be able to help you pursue a claim for compensation. For more information, call 1-888-BURNETTI.