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BMW R1200GS Brake Recall

Make : BMW
Model : R1200 GS
Year : 2005

NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 04V297000
Recall Date : JUN 03, 2004
Component: SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 99

Summary:
On certain motorcycles, the integral anti-lock brake system (IABS) sensor sealing O-ring connection at the rear axle housing may be damaged.  An oil leak may develop.

Consequence:
If this happens, oil could contact the rear wheel and the rear wheel brake disk, and the rider may not be able to control the motorcycle. a crash could occur.

Remedy:
Dealers will replace the rear wheel IABS sensor sealing O-ring.  Owner notification began during June 2004.  Owners should contact BMW at 1-800-831-1117.

Notes:
Customers can also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's Auto Safety Hotline at 1-888-dash-2-dot (1-888-327-4236

 

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