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Mini Recall : Bmw/Flat Tire Monitoring System's Programming

2004 Mini Cooper

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Due to the lack of an audible signal, the driver may not be aware of a flat tire, which could increase the risk of a crash.

Tires — Pressure Monitoring And Regulating Systems
Tires — Pressure Monitoring And Regulating Systems

Summary
On certain passenger vehicles, the flat tire monitoring system has not been correctly programmed. In the event of a flat tire, an audible signal will not sound to alert the driver to a flat tire.
Actions
Dealers will reprogram the vehicle's software in order to actuate the flat tire monitoring system's audible signal. The recall began October 13, 2004. Owners should contact MINIcustomer relations at 1-866-275-6464.
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Date Announced
JUL 12, 2004
Vehicles Affected
1,193
NHTSA Campaign #
04V348000
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