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If the tailpipe extension is hot during inadvertent contact, a burn could occur.

Engine And Engine Cooling — Exhaust System — Manifold/Header/Muffler/Tail Pipe

Summary
BMW is recalling 28,450 MY 2007-2008 MINICooper S vehicles. The centrally located tailpipe extension protrudes slightly beyond the rear bumper. It is possible for inadvertent contact to occur with a person's leg.
Actions
Dealers will replace the tailpipe with a new shorter tailpipe free of charge. The recall is expected to begin during January 2009. Owners may contact BMW at 1-866-275-6464.
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Date Announced
DEC 12, 2008
Vehicles Affected
28,450
NHTSA Campaign #
08V657000
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