The Rapid Alert System for Non-Food Products (RAPEX)

Alert number: A12/1282/19

Product:  Passenger car

Name: M5, X5, X7, 7, 8

Batch number / Barcode:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 18 July 2018 and 24 June 2019.

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Motor vehicles

Brand: BMW

Type / number of model:  Type-approval number: e1*2007/46*1828*00, e1*2007/46*1918, e1*2007/46*1952, e1*2007/46*0276, e1*2007/46*1906; types: F5LM, G5X, G7X, 7L, G8C

Risk type: Fire
Due to inadequate screwing the high-pressure pump could become detached and fuel may leak out.
This could lead to engine failure and to increased risk of the vehicle catching fire.

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)

Description:  Passenger car under BMW recall code: 0013090300.

Country of origin: Germany

Alert submitted by: Germany

Products were found and measures were taken also in: Luxembourg