2014 BMW i8 Recalls

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Campaign Number: 

14V674000

Report Date: 

October 26, 2014

Components: 

FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:AUXILLARY TANK

Vehicles Affected: 

223

Summary: 

BMW of North America, LLC (BMW) is recalling certain model year 2014 i8 vehicles manufactured from May 16, 2014, to September 16, 2014. A bolt used to attach a ground cable between the tank and the vehicle chassis may not have been properly welded during manufacturing.

Consequence Summary: 

An inadequate weld of the bolt to the fuel tank could cause a fuel leak. In the presence of an ignition source, a fuel leak could lead to a fire.

Corrective Summary: 

BMW will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and replace the fuel tank if necessary, free of charge. The recall began in November 2014. Owners may contact BMW customer service at 1-800-525-7417 or CustomerRelations@bmwusa.com.

Manufacture Dates: 

May 15, 2014 to September 15, 2014

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