Year: 2009 Make: BMW Model: 528i

Number of OPEN Recalls 1


NHTSA Recall Number:  13V407000
Recall Date:  11 September 2013

SUMMARY
BMW is recalling certain model year 2008 through 2010 528i, 535i, 550i, and M5 passenger cars manufactured from March 1, 2007, through December 31, 2009. Over time, increased resistance at the taillight electrical contact points may cause damage to the ground terminal and housing of the connector resulting in an intermittent or permanent loss of functionality of one or more rear lamp functions (tail, brake, turn-signal, reverse).

CONSEQUENCE
Intermittent light operation reduces the ability to warn other motorists of the driver's intentions, increasing the risk of a crash.

REMEDY
Intermittent light operation reduces the ability to warn other motorists of the driver's intentions, increasing the risk of a crash.

MANUFACTURER NOTES
Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.