1993 BMW 325

These recalls apply to the make, model, and year of your car – and should be fixed as soon as possible.

3 Recalls for 1993 BMW 325

Recall Date Component Summary
April 11, 1994 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS

FEED FUEL HOSES CAN HARDEN AND “SET” OVER TIME, ALLOWING A SEEPAGE OF FUEL AT THE CONNECTION BETWEEN THE HOSE AND THE ENGINE FITTING. THE CLAMP USED TO HOLD THE HOSE TO THE FITTING IS UNABLE TO COMPENSATE FOR THE HARDENING OF THE FEED FUEL HOSE.

Remedy:

A REDESIGNED FEED FUEL HOSE AND HOSE CLAMP WILL BE INSTALLED TO ALLEVIATE THE FUEL SEEPAGE.

August 10, 1994 SEAT BELTS:FRONT:ANCHORAGE

IN A FMVSS NO. 208 30 MILES-PER-HOUR COMPLIANCE TEST, AN UNBELTED TEST DRIVER DUMMY’S CHEST MAXIMUM RESULTANT ACCELERATION WAS 70.8 G’S, WHICH EXCEEDS THE MAXIMUM ALLOWABLE VALUE OF 60 G’S. ALSO, THE UNBELTED PASSENGER DUMMY’S LEFT FEMUR MAXIMUM LOAD WAS 2361 LBS, WHICH EXCEEDS MAXIMUM ALLOWABLE VALUE OF 2250 LBS. THE VEHICLES DO NOT COMPLY WITH FMVSS NO. 208, “OCCUPANT CRASH PROTECTION.”

Remedy:

ON AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION MODELS ONLY, THE DEALER WILL REPLACE THE TRANSMISSION SUPPORT CROSSMEMBER WITH A CROSSMEMBER USED ON THE MANUAL TRANSMISSION MODEL. ALSO, THE TRANSMISSION REAR BUSHING SUPPORTS WILL BE REPLACED WITH BUSHING HAVING DIFFERENT PERFORMANCE CHARACTERISTICS. THE STEERING COLUMN FRONT SUPPORT BEARING AT THE FIREWALL WILL BE REPLACED WITH A MODIFIED PART USING A TEFLON INNER SURFACE AND TEFLON SPRAY WILL BE APPLIED TO THE COLUMN HOUSING IN THE AREA OF THE BEARING. A BRACE WILL BE ADDED BETWEEN THE KNEE BOLSTER SUPPORT AND THE STEERING COLUMN.

February 1, 1993 VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER/HVAC SYSTEM:HEATER CORE

THE MALFUNCTION OR FAILURE OF A COOLANT SYSTEM COMPONENT RESULTS IN SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED COOLANT TEMPERATURE AND A RESULTING INCREASE IN SYSTEM PRESSURE.

Remedy:

DEALERS WILL INSTALL A THERMOSTATIC BYPASS VALVE IN THE ENGINE COMPARTMENT TO CONTROL COOLANT TEMPERATURE IN THE HEATER CORE. ALSO, A NEW DESIGN RADIATOR CAP WILL BE INSTALLED, TO CONTROL PRESSURE AND PROVIDE GREATER COOLANT OVERFLOW IN THE EVENT OF OVERHEATING.

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0 Complaints sent to the Center for Auto Safety for 1993 BMW 325

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13 Complaints submitted to NHTSA for 1993 BMW 325

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Date Component  
STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR
ODI Number: 484111
VISIBILITY:SUN/MOON ROOF ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 484111
VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD
ODI Number: 484111
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 502969
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 986343
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
ODI Number: 983486
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 960390
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS
ODI Number: 814228
STRUCTURE:FRAME AND MEMBERS
ODI Number: 700718
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 520122
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
ODI Number: 520122
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:BRAKE FLUID LOW WARNING: LAMP
ODI Number: 520122
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY
ODI Number: 520122
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1 Investigations for 1993 BMW 325

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AIR BAGS
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2 Service Alerts for 1993 BMW 325

Date Description
November 1, 1996 161000 STRUCTURE:FRAME AND MEMBERS

WIND NOISE DIAGNOSTICS. *TW

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

October 1, 1996 125000 EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BRAKE LIGHTS

RECALL 96V111 – THIS RECALL CAMPAIGN INVOLVES THE BRAKE LIGHT SWITCH. *TW

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

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