Vehicles Affected: Approximately 9,900 model-year 2017-19 Mini Countryman hatchbacks
The Problem: A crash protection plate near the high pressure fuel pump may be missing, which may result in a fuel leak or fire in the event of a crash.
The Fix: Dealers will install a crash protection plate for free.
What Owners Should Do: Mini manufacturer BMW will begin notifying owners Oct. 15. Owners can call Mini at 866-825-1525, 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.
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