Update: More BMW Motorcycles Recalled for Fuel Pump Defect
The NHTSA announced on April 2, 2021, that BMW is recalling the following motorcycles which were manufactured with a potentially defective fuel pump that may crack and leak fuel during use:
- 2011-2014 BMW S 1000 RR/R/ HP4
- 2011-2014 BMW R 1200 GS/GS Adventure/R/RT
- 2011-2014 BMW K 1300 S
- 2011-2014 BMW K 1600 GT/GTL/GTL Exclusive
- 2014 BMW R nine T
“A fuel leak, in the presence of an ignition source, may result in a fire,” NHTSA said
If you purchased a motorcycle that is affected by this recall, you should stop using it and contact your local BMW dealer to schedule a free repair.
Owners may contact BMW customer service at 1-800-525-7417.
What’s the Problem?
According to the U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), this recall affects:
- 2009-2011 BMW K1300 (S, GT)
- 2010-2011 BMW S1000 RR
- 2005-2011 BMW R1200 (GS, GS Adventure, R, RT, S, ST)
- 2006-2010 BMW HP2 (Enduro, Megamoto, Sport)
- 2005-2008 BMW K1200 (R, R Sport, S, GT)
- 2012 BMW K1600 (GT, GTL)
These motorcycles have a fuel pump flange that may crack, possibly resulting in a fuel leak while the engine is running, NHTSA said. A fuel leak in the presence of an ignition source can increase the risk of a fire.
BMW is notifying owners and dealers will replace the fuel pump(s) with an improved version, free of charge.
This recall began on October 2, 2020.
Do I have a BMW Motorcycle Recall Class Action Lawsuit?
The Class Action Litigation Group at our law firm is an experienced team of trial lawyers that focus on the representation of plaintiffs in BMW Motorcycle Lawsuits. We are handling individual litigation nationwide and currently accepting new cases in all 50 states.
If you or a loved one has been injured by a recalled BMW motorcycle, you should contact our law firm immediately. You may be entitled to a settlement by filing a suit and we can help.