Vehicles Affected: Approximately 220 model-year 2019-20 BMW 330i sedans and model-year 2019 Z4 coupes
The Problem: The needle roller bearings of the counterbalance shafts may have been improperly installed, potentially causing the counterbalance shaft to loosen and cause severe engine damage, increasing the risk of a crash.
The Fix: Dealers will replace the engine for free.
What Owners Should Do: BMW will begin notifying owners Dec. 6. Owners can call BMW 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 330, BMW Z4
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