BMW Motorcycle Safety Recalls
More BMW Motorcycle Recalls:
NOTE: These recalls are presented as a public safety resource. For more information, visit your local BMW Motorcycle dealer or visit the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration website.Posted December 18, 2002
BMW Recall: 2003 R1100 S, 2003 R1150GS, 2003 R1150GS ADV, 2003 R1150R, 2003 R1150RS, 2003 R1150RT Motorcycles
BMW Has Recalled these motorcycles because of a potential for the rear wheel to lock.
Number of Units Affected: 515
The recall affects motorcycles manufactured between September 2002 and October 2002
Defect Summary: On certain motorcycles,
it is possible that the 3rd and 4th transmission gear (shift) wheels may
not be securely seated on the intermediate shaft. Consequently, when
attempting to shift from 5th to 6th gear, engagement of the two gears
may occur simultaneously.
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 02V319000.