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BMW R1200 S Recall (NHTSA Campaign: 06V399000) Your Auto and SUV Crash Legal Experts > Mitsubishi Recalls & Defects > Auto Recalls > BMW R1200 S Recall (NHTSA Campaign: 06V399000)

BMW Of North America, LLC has issued a recall for the BMW R1200 S.

Description of Recall

On certain motorcycles, during assembly, the final-drive assembly o-ring may not have been installed correctly. A leak may occur at the location of this o-ring which is near the rear brake disc.

Severity of the Defect

If a leak were to occur, oil could come into contact with the rear brake disc, increasing the risk of a crash.

BMW’s Recommended Action

Dealers will install a new o-ring in the final-drive assembly. The recall began on October 27, 2006. Owners may contact BMW at 1-800-831-1117.