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1994 BMW 740
1 Recalls & Safety Reports
Recall List for the 1994 BMW 740
Official recall notices have been issued for the 1994 BMW 740 by the NHTSA. The complete details of all recalls are listed below, along with what they cover and the recommended solutions. It's important to note that most recalls won't cost you anything to get fixed, so if your car is affected you should call an authorized BMW service shop immediately!
1994 BMW 740 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:SWITCHES:BRAKE LIGHT NHTSA Campaign #96V111000
Summary: The brake light switch can fail allowing the switch to remain in the "brake lights off" position or in the "brake lights on" position.
Consequence: If this happens, the brake lights either will not operate or will be continuously on, regardless of brake pedal position. Following drivers would not be able to determine whether the vehicle is stopping, increasing the potential for a vehicle accident.
Actions: Dealers will replace the existing brake light switch with a newly designed switch. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #96V111000 »