S. Korean BMW Owners Asked Not to Drive Until Fire Risk Inspections Completed

Article 0 Comments South Korea’s government will tell owners of some BMW AG cars in the country to keep the vehicles off the roads until the German carmaker completes safety checks to address a defect after reports of nearly 40 cases of fire this year alone. After announcing a recall […]

BMW Korea to Launch Vehicle Recall After Spate of Engine Fires; Class Action Filed

Article 0 Comments BMW’s South Korean unit apologized over a spate of engine fires, estimated by the country’s transport ministry at 27 over January to July, that has prompted a government probe and a major backlash from consumers. BMW said it will launch a recall of 106,000 diesel vehicles, including […]

BMW to Recall 11,700 Cars to Fix Engine Management Software

Article 0 Comments German carmaker BMW said on Friday [Feb. 23] it would recall 11,700 cars to fix their engine management software after it discovered that the wrong programming had been installed on its luxury 5- and 7-Series models. “In the course of internal tests, the BMW Group has discovered […]