Recall List for the 2009 BMW X5

Official recalls have been issued for the 2009 BMW X5 by the NHTSA. The complete details of all recalls are listed below, along with what they cover and the recommended solutions.

Recalls don't cost you anything to get fixed, but most are time-limited, so if your car is affected you should call your local BMW service department immediately!

If you have questions about a recall, write down your VIN & then call BMW customer service.

  1. RECALL: Passenger Frontal Air Bag Inflator May Explode

    An inflator explosion may result in sharp metal fragments striking the driver or other occupants resulting in serious injury or death. Read more »

    Date Announced
    JAN 14, 2019
    Vehicles Affected
    83,016
  2. RECALL: Engine Belt Idler Pulley Bolt May Loosen/Break

    If the idler pulley bolt breaks, the vehicle may unexpectedly lose power-assisted steering, increasing the risk of a crash. Read more »

    Date Announced
    MAY 23, 2018
    Vehicles Affected
    33,214
  3. RECALL: Passenger Frontal Air Bag Inflator May Explode

    An inflator explosion may result in sharp metal fragments striking the driver or other occupants resulting in serious injury or death. Read more »

    Date Announced
    JAN 09, 2018
    Vehicles Affected
    41,808
  4. RECALL: PCV Heater May Short Circuit

    An electrical short can cause the parts within the PCV valve to melt, increasing the risk of a fire, even when the vehicle is not in use. Read more »

    Date Announced
    OCT 30, 2017
    Vehicles Affected
    740,561
  5. RECALL: Passenger Frontal Air Bag Inflator May Rupture

    An inflator rupture may result in metal fragments striking the vehicle occupants resulting in serious injury or death. Read more »

    Date Announced
    JAN 10, 2017
    Vehicles Affected
    48,951
  6. RECALL: Loose Fuel Pump Wiring May Cause Stall/Fuel Leak

    The loose wires may cause the connector to melt, resulting in a fuel leak. Additionally, the fuel pump may stop working, possibly causing an engine stall ... Read more »

    Date Announced
    OCT 17, 2016
    Vehicles Affected
    136,188
  7. RECALL: Passenger Frontal Air Bag Inflator May Rupture

    An inflator rupture may result in metal fragments striking the vehicle occupants resulting in serious injury or death. Read more »

    Date Announced
    MAY 26, 2016
    Vehicles Affected
    97,738
  8. RECALL: Driver's Frontal Air Bag Inflator May Rupture

    In the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the driver's frontal air bag, the inflator could rupture with metal fragments striking the driver or ... Read more »

    Date Announced
    FEB 05, 2016
    Vehicles Affected
    840,000
  9. RECALL: Fuel Filter Heater/Possible Fire

    The fuel filter heater could remain activated even when the ignition is off and lead to a dead battery. The unit could also overheat, possibly resulting ... Read more »

    Date Announced
    AUG 07, 2013
    Vehicles Affected
    1,540
  10. RECALL: Leaking Brake Vacuum Pump/Loss Of Power Assist

    The loss of power assist in braking could increase stopping distance and lead to a vehicle crash. Read more »

    Date Announced
    FEB 07, 2013
    Vehicles Affected
    30,265
  11. RECALL: Engine Belt Idler Pulley Bolt May Loosen/Break

    If the engine belt idler pulley bolt breaks, the vehicle may unexpectedly lose power-assisted steering, increasing the risk of a crash. Read more »

    Date Announced
    NOV 27, 2012
    Vehicles Affected
    29,800
  12. RECALL: Fuel Filter Heater/Possible Fire

    The fuel filter heater could remain activated even when the ignition is off and lead to a dead battery. The unit could also overheat, possibly leading ... Read more »

    Date Announced
    AUG 19, 2011
    Vehicles Affected
    2,120
  13. RECALL: Rear Brake Discs

    In an extreme case, the affected rear brake disc could break resulting in a loss of braking at that wheel increasing stopping distances and the risk of a crash. Read more »

    Date Announced
    JUL 08, 2009
    Vehicles Affected
    96

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