BMW Recalls Motorcycles at Risk of Sudden Shutdown
BMW of North America is recalling approximately 4,453 model year 2013 C 600 Sport, C 650 GT, F 700 GS, F 800 GS, F 800 GS Adventure, F 800 GT, R 1200 R and R1200 GS motorcycles.
Water may enter the side-stand switch on the affected motorcycles, preventing the motorcycle from starting or potentially shutting off the motorcycle while it is being ridden.
An unexpected shutdown increases the risk of a crash.
BMW will notify the owners of all recalled motorcycles, and dealers will replace the side-stand switch, free of charge.
For further information on this recall, contact BMW toll-free at 800-831-1117.