R1200 RT recall

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BMW Australia Ltd—R 1200 RT Motorcycles

PRA number: 2014/14163
Date published: 18thJune 2014

 

Product information

Product description

BMW K52

Identifying features

Model No: 0A03/0A13 K52 R 1200 RT

What are the defects?

It cannot be ruled out that the piston rod of the rear spring strut, in connection with the Dynamic ESA option, could break.

What are the hazards?

If the defect occurs this could cause an accident and potential injury or death of the rider and/or passenger.

Dates available for sale

  • 1st February 2014 - 6th June 2014

Where the product was sold

  • Nationally

Traders who sold this product

All BMW dealers Australia wide.

Supplier

BMW Australia Ltd.

Supplier's web site

http://www.bmw.com.au

What should consumers do?

A letter is being sent to affected customers. BMW advises riders to not ride their motorcycles until the defect is remedied.