BMW Safety Reports: power train:automatic transmission, steering, electrical system, air bags, fuel system, gasoline, and more

Car-and-Safety.com

Home >BMW
  • On This Page:

    View BMW System Safety Reports
    Get Informed about BMW System Safety, BMW Recalls, Search BMW Technical Service Bulletins
    BMW Community Discussion
    Discuss and Report BMW Problems
    Car Problems RSS
    View car problem reports

09 Sep

BMW Safety Reports Car-And-Safety.com allows you to view detailed BMW safety reports, BMW recalls, BMW technical bulletins and BMW complaints. View thousands of BMW reported problems.

Reported BMW ProblemNumber of Reports
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION 693
STEERING 692
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM 617
AIR BAGS 566
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE 531
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL 412
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING 408
POWER TRAIN 374
EXTERIOR LIGHTING 362
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE 325
LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES 275
TIRES 269
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL 239
SEATS 203
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM 194
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC 193
STRUCTURE:FRAME AND MEMBERS 175
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:RADIATOR ASSEMBLY 144
AIR BAGS:SIDE/WINDOW 130
VISIBILITY:POWER WINDOW DEVICES AND CONTROLS 118
WHEELS 118
SUSPENSION 115
POWER TRAIN:MANUAL TRANSMISSION 114
STRUCTURE 114
SEAT BELTS 108
OTHER 100
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE 93
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK 92
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP 87
STRUCTURE:BODY 84
STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR 82
LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH 81
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS 77
POWER TRAIN:DRIVELINE 74
SUSPENSION:REAR 73
POWER TRAIN:DRIVELINE:DIFFERENTIAL UNIT 72
VISIBILITY 65
ENGINE 62
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM 62
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:FAN 59
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION 54
FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER 54
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY 53
SEATS:FRONT ASSEMBLY:SEAT HEATER/COOLER 53
EQUIPMENT 50
EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:AIR CONDITIONER 47
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:TAIL LIGHTS 46
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING 45
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS 45
SUSPENSION:FRONT 44
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:SENSOR/CONTROL MODULE 42
TIRES:TREAD/BELT 40
VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER SYSTEM:WINDSHIELD:HEATER CORE 40
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BRAKE LIGHTS 39
SERVICE BRAKES 39
VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD 39
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:BUCKLE ASSEMBLY 38
ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL 34
TIRES:SIDEWALL 33
UNKNOWN OR OTHER 33
EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL 32
VISIBILITY:SUN ROOF ASSEMBLY 32
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:BATTERY 31
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:MODULE 31
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM 31
STRUCTURE: FRAME AND MEMBERS:UNDERBODY SHIELDS 30
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:ACCELERATOR PEDAL 30
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:INTERIOR/UNDER DASH 29
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:FUEL INJECTION SYSTEM 29
WHEELS:RIM 29
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:RETRACTOR 27
VISIBILITY:REARVIEW MIRRORS/DEVICES 27
STEERING:ELECTRIC POWER ASSIST SYSTEM 26
VISIBILITY:GLASS, SIDE/REAR 25
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:FRONT UNDERHOOD 24
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY 24
POWER TRAIN:CLUTCH ASSEMBLY 24
POWER TRAIN:DRIVELINE:DRIVESHAFT 24
VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER 24
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:POWER ASSIST:VACUUM 23
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: INSTRUMENT PANEL 22
POWER TRAIN:AXLE ASSEMBLY 22
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS 22
STEERING:WHEEL AND HANDLE BAR 22
VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER SYSTEM 22
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:ANCHORAGE 21
SEATS:FRONT ASSEMBLY:RECLINER 21
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:FUSES AND CIRCUIT BREAKERS 20
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH 20
EQUIPMENT:MECHANICAL 20
STEERING:HYDRAULIC POWER ASSIST SYSTEM 20
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:ROTOR 19
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL 18
EQUIPMENT:MECHANICAL:JACKS 18
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:TURN SIGNAL 18
SEATS:FRONT ASSEMBLY:POWER ADJUST 18
STEERING:COLUMN 18
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK:CONTROL UNIT/MODULE 17
VISIBILITY/WIPER 17
EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC. 16
PARKING BRAKE 16
SEAT BELTS:FRONT 15
STRUCTURE:BODY:ROOF AND PILLARS 15
COMMUNICATIONS:HORN ASSEMBLY 14
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL:CATALYTIC CONVERTOR 14
SERVICE BRAKES, ELECTRIC 14
SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM 14
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:LINKAGES 14
VISIBILITY:REARVIEW MIRRORS/DEVICES:EXTERIOR 13
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:CONTROL MODULE (TCM, PCM) 12
TIRES:PRESSURE MONITORING AND REGULATING SYSTEMS 12
SUSPENSION:FRONT:MACPHERSON STRUT 11
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:ALTERNATOR/GENERATOR/REGULATOR 10
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:BELTS AND ASSOCIATED PULLEYS 10
EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE 10
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:GEAR POSITION INDICATION (PRNDL) 10
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK:ABS WARNING LIGHT 10
STRUCTURE:BODY:TRUNK LID 10
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:CRUISE CONTROL 10
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:HOSE 9
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:MANIFOLD/HEADER/MUFFLER/TAIL PIPE 9
FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER:STORAGE:FUEL GAUGE SYSTEM 9
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:MASTER CYLINDER 9
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:PEDALS AND LINKAGES 9
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:CABLES 9
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING: REAR COMPARTMENT/TRUNK 8
LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:TRUNK LID:LOCK 8
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:LEVER AND LINKAGE:FLOOR SHIFT 8
POWER TRAIN:CLUTCH ASSEMBLY:PEDAL/LINKAGE 8
POWER TRAIN:DRIVELINE:CENTER SUPPORT BEARING 8
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:PADS 8
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:SWITCHES:BRAKE LIGHT 8
STEERING:GEAR BOX (OTHER THAN RACK AND PINION) 8
SUSPENSION:AUTOMATIC STABILITY CONTROL (ASC) 8
SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:LOWER ARM 8
TRACTION CONTROL SYSTEM 8
EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM) 7
EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS 7
INTERIOR LIGHTING 7
POWER TRAIN:MANUAL TRANSMISSION:FLOOR SHIFT ASSEMBLY 7
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC 7
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:CALIPER 7
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BRAKE LIGHTS:SWITCH 6
FUEL SYSTEM, DIESEL 6
SEATS:FRONT ASSEMBLY:HEAD RESTRAINT 6
STEERING:COLUMN LOCKING:ANTI-THEFT DEVICE 6
STEERING:HYDRAULIC POWER ASSIST:HOSE, PIPING, AND CONNECTIONS 6
STRUCTURE:BODY:BUMPERS 6
STRUCTURE:BODY:HOOD 6
STRUCTURE:MOTORCYCLE KICKSTAND/CENTER STAND 6
SUSPENSION:FRONT:WHEEL BEARING 6
VISIBILITY:REARVIEW MIRRORS/DEVICES:INTERIOR 6
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:FUEL INJECTION SYSTEM:INJECTORS 5
LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:HOOD:LATCH 5
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:PARK/NEUTRAL START SWITCH 5
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:TORQUE CONVERTER 5
POWER TRAIN:AXLE HUBS 5
SEAT BELTS:REAR 5
SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:ANTILOCK:CONTROL UNIT/MODULE 5
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DRUM 5
STEERING:HYDRAULIC POWER ASSIST:PUMP 5
STEERING:LINKAGES 5
STEERING:LINKAGES:TIE ROD ASSEMBLY 5
STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR:HINGE AND ATTACHMENTS 5
STRUCTURE:BODY:HATCHBACK/LIFTGATE 5
SUSPENSION:FRONT:SPRINGS:COIL SPRINGS 5
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:ANTI-THEFT CONTROLLER 4
EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL 4
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS:CONCEALMENT DEVICES 4
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:CARBURETOR SYSTEM 4
FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER:DELIVERY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS 4
PARKING BRAKE:CONVENTIONAL 4
POWER TRAIN:AXLE ASSEMBLY:AXLE SHAFT 4
POWER TRAIN:AXLE ASSEMBLY:AXLE SHAFT:SEAL 4
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:WARNING LIGHT/DEVICES 4
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:SWITCHES:BRAKE WARNING 4
STEERING:LINKAGES:ARM:IDLER AND ATTACHMENT 4
SUSPENSION:REAR:SPRINGS:COIL SPRINGS 4
VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER:MOTOR 4
WHEELS:CENTER SECTION 4
WHEELS:LUGS/NUTS/BOLTS 4
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:DRIVER SIDE INFLATOR MODULE 3
AIR BAGS:ON-OFF SWITCH ASSEMBLY 3
CHILD SEAT 3
COMMUNICATIONS:BACK UP ALARM 3
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:BATTERY:CABLES 3
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL:CRANKCASE (PCV) 3
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BACK UP LIGHTS 3
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:FOG LIGHTS 3
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HAZARD FLASHING WARNING LIGHTS 3
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE 3
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY:FILLER PIPE AND CAP 3
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY:MOUNTING 3
FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP 3
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:LEVER AND LINKAGE:COLUMN SHIFT 3
SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:ANTILOCK 3
SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:DISC:ROTOR 3
STEERING:LINKAGES:KNUCKLE:SPINDLE:ARM 3
SUSPENSION:REAR:SHOCK ABSORBER 3
TIRES:VALVE 3
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:STARTER ASSEMBLY 2
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:OTHER FUEL TYPES:TURBO-CHARGER 2
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL:GAS RECIRCULATION VALVE (EGR VALVE) 2
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS:HIGH/LOW BEAM DIMMER SWITCH 2
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS:SWITCH 2
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:TURN SIGNAL:SWITCH 2
FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY:FILLING/CHARGING 2
POWER TRAIN:AXLE ASSEMBLY:BANJO HOUSING 2
POWER TRAIN:DRIVELINE:UNIVERSAL JOINT 2
POWER TRAIN:TRANSFER CASE (4-WHEEL DRIVE) 2
SEATS:MOTORCYCLE 2
SERVICE BRAKES, AIR 2
SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:DISC:CALIPER 2
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FLUID 2
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DRUM:WHEEL CYLINDERS 2
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS 2
STEERING:RACK AND PINION 2
STRUCTURE:BODY:HOOD:HINGE AND ATTACHMENTS 2
SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:LOWER BALL JOINT 2
SUSPENSION:FRONT:STABILIZER BAR 2
SUSPENSION:REAR:SPRINGS 2
TIRES:BEAD 2
VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER SYSTEM:WINDSHIELD:BLOWER 2
VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER SYSTEM:WINDSHIELD:CONTROLS/WIRING 2
AIR BAG: ALLEGED COUNTERFEIT AIR BAG 1
CHILD SEAT:TETHER (STRAP) 1
CHILD SEAT:VEHICLE TETHER ANCHOR 1
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: SOFTWARE 1
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:TURBO-CHARGER 1
EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:ANTI-THEFT DEVICES 1
EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:JACK 1
EQUIPMENT:MECHANICAL:WRECKER AND WHEEL LIFT DEVICES 1
EQUIPMENT:RECREATIONAL VEHICLE 1
EQUIPMENT:RECREATIONAL VEHICLE:LPG TANK VALVE/GAUGE 1
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:FOG LIGHTS:SWITCH 1
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:FUEL INJECTION SYSTEM:FUEL RAIL 1
FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER:FUEL INJECTION SYSTEM 1
FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY 1
FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY:PRESSURE RELIEF DEVICES 1
PARKING BRAKE:CONVENTIONAL:MECHANICAL 1
PARKING BRAKE:CONVENTIONAL:MECHANICAL:LINKAGE AND CABLE 1
POWER TRAIN:MANUAL TRANSMISSION:COLUMN SHIFT ASSEMBLY 1
POWER TRAIN:MANUAL TRANSMISSION:LUBRICANT 1
SEAT BELTS: REAR:BUCKLE ASSEMBLY 1
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:WEBBING 1
SEAT BELTS:INTEGRATED CHILD SEAT 1
SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:ANTILOCK:ABS WARNING LIGHT 1
SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:ANTILOCK:WHEEL SPEED SENSOR 1
SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:DRUM 1
SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:SUPPLY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS 1
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DRUM:DRUM 1
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:POWER ASSIST 1
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:POWER ASSIST:HYDRAULIC 1
STEERING:HYDRAULIC POWER ASSIST:POWER STEERING FLUID 1
STEERING:LINKAGES:ROD:RELAY:CONNECTING 1
STEERING:RACK AND PINION:RACK 1
STRUCTURE:BODY:HATCHBACK/LIFTGATE:SUPPORT DEVICE 1
STRUCTURE:BODY:TAILGATE 1
SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:UPPER BALL JOINT 1
SUSPENSION:FRONT:SPRINGS:AIR SUSPENSION SYSTEM 1
SUSPENSION:FRONT:SPRINGS:LEAF SPRING ASSEMBLY 1
SUSPENSION:FRONT:SPRINGS:LEAF SPRING ASSEMBLY:HANGER,BRACKET 1
SUSPENSION:FRONT:SPRINGS:LEAF SPRING ASSEMBLY:LEAF 1
SUSPENSION:MULTIPLE AXLE 1
SUSPENSION:MULTIPLE AXLE:TORQUE ARM 1
VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER SYSTEM:REAR WINDOW 1
VISIBILITY:REAR WINDOW WIPER/WASHER 1
VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER:LINKAGES 1
WHEELS:CAP/COVER/HUB 1

Report Your BMW Problem

blog comments powered by Disqus