According to the recall notice, if the engine belt idler pulley bolt breaks, the vehicle may lose power-assisted steering,Â potentially leading to a crash. The recalls affects the following vehicles that are equipped with the idler pulley bolt:
- Model year 2009 BMW X5 SAV manufactured September 2008 through November 2012
Under the recall notice, BMW will notify owners and dealers will replace and tighten the idler pulley bolt and it will be performed free of charge. For additional information, owners may contact BMW at 1-800-525-7417 or email BMW at CustomerRelations@bmwusa.com
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.