BMW Tells Drivers to Park Outdoors Due to Pump Problem

By Staff Writer May 09, 2018

BMW of North America, LLC is recalling 47,806 2011-12 BMW 550i, 550i xDrive, 550i Gran Turismo, 550i Gran Turismo xDrive, 750i, 750Li, 750i xDrive, 750Li xDrive, 760Li, X5 xDrive50i, X5 M, X6 xDrive50i, X6 M, ActiveHybrid7, Mini Cooper S Convertible, John Cooper Works (JCW) Convertible, Cooper S Countryman, Cooper S Countryman ALL4, Cooper S, JCW, Cooper S Clubman, JCW Clubman, Cooper S Roadster, JCW Roadster, Cooper S Coupe, JCW Coupe and Rolls-Royce Ghost, 2011 BMW X6 Hybrid and 2012 BMW 650i Coupe, 650i xDrive Coupe, 650i Convertible and 650i xDrive Convertible vehicles.

The electric auxiliary water pump may fail and cause the circuit board to overheat.

BMW will notify owners, and dealers will replace the electric auxiliary water pump, free of charge. Depending on the model, there are currently limited parts available. However not all parts are available at this time.

Owners will be notified of the recall beginning June 11 and will receive a second notification when remedy parts become available.

BMW recommends that owners park their vehicle outdoors until the recall remedy has been performed.

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