Vehicles Affected: Approximately 140 model-year 2019 BMW i3 electric hatchbacks and i8 electric coupes
The Problem: A circuit board problem within the electric motor electronics module may shut down the supply of high-voltage electrical power, resulting in a loss of propulsion and increasing the risk of a crash.
The Fix: Dealers will replace the EME module for free.
What Owners Should Do: BMW will begin notifying owners Oct. 7. 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 i3; BMW i8
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