Recall: BMW, 2012, 2013, 2014, Series 5 Vehicles

Starting date:
September 27, 2013

Type of communication:
Recall

Subcategory:
Car, SUV

Notification type:
Safety TC

System:
Brakes

Units affected:
9376

Source of recall:
Transport Canada


Identification number:
2013330

TC ID number:
2013330

Advisory details:
On certain vehicles, a defect in manufacturing could result in a loss of oil supply to the vacuum pump. If this were to occur, the vacuum pump could fail, causing a loss of power assist to the braking system. This could cause increased stopping distances, possibly resulting in a crash causing injury and/or damage to property. Correction: Dealers will install a camshaft seal disk locking ring.