Vehicles Affected: Approximately 2,600 model-year 2016-17 BMW M3 sedans, model-year 2016-17 M4 and M4 GTS coupes, and model-year 2017 M4 convertibles
The Problem: The connection between the driveshaft and the flange may fail, resulting in a loss of propulsion and increasing the risk of a crash.
The Fix: Dealers will replace the driveshaft for free.
What Owners Should Do: BMW will begin notifying owners Dec. 3. Owners can call the automaker at 800-525-7417, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's vehicle-safety hotline at 888-327-4236 or visit its website to check their vehicle identification number and learn more.
Need to Find a Dealer for Service? Go to Cars.com Service & Repair to find your local dealer. To check for other recalls, and to schedule a free recall repair at your local dealership, click here: BMW M3; BMW M4
Cars.com's Editorial department is your source for automotive news and reviews. In line with Cars.com's long-standing ethics policy, editors and reviewers don't accept gifts or free trips from automakers. The Editorial department is independent of Cars.com's advertising, sales and sponsored content departments.