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The insulation around the pre-tensioner could ignite.

Seat Belts — Front — Retractor

Summary
BMW is recalling certain model year 2008-2011 1-series vehicles. In a crash of sufficient severity, deployment of the front pre-tensioner and load-limiter occurs.
Actions
Vehicles produced up through December 2009 will receive new front safety belt retractor units and a modification to the sound insulation near the units, while vehicles produced between January 2010 and May 2010 will receive a modification to the sound insulation near the units. This service will be performed free of charge. The safety recall began on August 23, 2010. Owners may contact BMW at 1-800-525-7417.
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Date Announced
JUN 10, 2010
Vehicles Affected
31,935
NHTSA Campaign #
10V254000
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