BMW Recalls More Than 50,000 Motorcycles at Risk of Fire
BMW of North America is recalling approximately 50,180 model year 2005-2011 R-model, 2005-2012 K-model, 2010-2011 S 1000 model, and 2006-2010 HP2 motorcycles.
In the affected motorcycles, the fuel pump flange (and the auxiliary fuel pump flange if equipped) could develop cracks and leak fuel.
A fuel leak in the presence of an ignition source may result in a fire.
BMW will notify the owners of all recalled motorcycles, and local dealers will either reinforce the fuel pump flange or replace the pump, as necessary, free of charge.
For additional information on this recall, contact BMW Customer Relations toll-free at 800-525-7417.