Bmw 735 1988

Bmw 735 1988 model

Bmw 735 1988 recalls


CampaignManufacturerManufacturing dateType# of units affectedDate Owner notified MfgRecall Initiated byManufacturers of recalled vehicles/productsReport Recieved DateRecord Creation DateRegulation Part NumberFMVSS Number
SEAT BELTS - FRONT - BUCKLE ASSEMBLY
90V016000BAYERISCHE MOTOREN WERKEfrom 05/01/1987 to 08/01/1989V (Vehicle)6200003/08/1990MFRBAYERISCHE MOTOREN WERKE01/30/199002/06/1990
Defect SummaryUnder certain conditions, front seat center, fold-down arm rest may contact the safety belt buckle, causing damage to the release button and preventing the belt tongue from latching when buckling up.
Consequence SummaryOccupant would not be properly restrained and could be injured in the event of a sudden stop or accident.
Corrective SummaryReplace front seat safety belt buckles with shorter version that will not contact the armrests. note: owner notification date; 2/90 is prepared in draft form.
NotesSystem: safety belt buckle.vehicle description: passenger cars.
SEATS
88V135000BAYERISCHE MOTOREN WERKEfrom 09/01/1987 to 01/01/1988V (Vehicle)818710/04/1988MFRBAYERISCHE MOTOREN WERKE08/11/198808/17/1988
Defect SummaryThe driver and/or passenger seatbacks may not have been fully attached to the seat base reclining arms (attaching brackets).
Consequence SummaryThere may be looseness of, or noise in, the seatback;also, during a severe rear impact, seatback might not support the occupant.
Corrective SummaryManually seat the seatback on the base.
NotesSystem: seatback.vehicle description: passenger cars.

Bmw 735 1988 bulletins


BulletinBulletin dateReplacement BulletinItem no.SummaryAdded
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING - COOLING SYSTEM - HOSE
110794(4089)12/01/199437791New radiator coolant hoses. *tw1995-02-07
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE - DELIVERY - HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS
130792(3700)08/01/199339552Feed fuel hoses update. *tw1995-11-01

Bmw 735 1988 investigations


NHTSA IDManufacturerDate openDate closeSubjectRecall campaign
STEERING
PE91151BAYERISCHE MOTOREN WERKE12/06/199104/30/1992STEERING LOCK-UPS
 There is no summary currently available
VISIBILITY - DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER SYSTEM
EA92017BAYERISCHE MOTOREN WERKE06/02/199203/30/1993HEATER CORE FAILURE93V015000
 There is no summary currently available

Bmw 735 1988 Consumer Complaints


Fail datemilesoccurencesPurchase date
AIR BAGS - FRONTAL
 Consumer was rear ended which caused vehicle to hit another another vehicle. in which air bags did not deploy cause unknown. please give any further details. *ak
04/20/1998
 While driving the driver's side air bag deployed without reason. consumer has contacted manufacturer. *ak
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
12/01/2012202000
 Tl* the contact owns a 1988 bmw 735 i. the contact stated that all of the door locks would lock automatically, causing the contact to become trapped inside the vehicle. the contact mentioned that he was unable to unlock the doors manually. the vehicle was inspected and the contact was advised that the anti- theft system malfunctioned, causing the failure. the manufacturer was not made aware of the failure. the vehicle was not repaired. the failure mileage was 202,000 and the current mileage was 202,300. ## vin passed ## bmw 735i 1988 ##
12/01/2012202000
 Tl - the contact owns a 1988 bmw 735 i. the contact stated that all of the door locks would lock automatically, causing the contact to become trapped inside the vehicle. the contact mentioned that he was unable to unlock the doors manually. the vehicle was inspected and the contact was advised that the anti- theft system malfunctioned, causing the failure. the manufacturer was not made aware of the failure. the vehicle was not repaired. the failure mileage was 202,000 and the current mileage was 202,300. kmj ## vin passed ## bmw 735i 1988 ##
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING - COOLING SYSTEM
1
 Defective cooling system caused radiator to melt and water pump to fail. yh
STEERING
06/01/1995
 Steering when coming around corners loss of steering binding loss of power. tt
TIRES
07/26/2000102/01/2000
 Rear pirelli tire blew blewout while going 65mph. there were no injuries & damages. tires were aftermarket & had only 1,000 miles. tire size p245/45wr17. the tire was replaced at consumer's cost. dot xtcbxkaw259. *slc
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
07/26/19981
 Consumer's wife attempted to start vehicle when it accelerated out of control and hit the side of the house, injuring consumer's wife. consumer stated that it seemed as if the gas pedal was stuck. *ak vehicle was totalled. *slc
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL - ACCELERATOR PEDAL
07/26/19981
 Consumer's wife attempted to start vehicle when it accelerated out of control and hit the side of the house, injuring consumer's wife. consumer stated that it seemed as if the gas pedal was stuck. *ak vehicle was totalled. *slc
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL - LINKAGES
 After starting vehicle engine took off, and the brakes did not work when applied. car went through a gate and a backyard. owner had to shift into neutral to stop the vehicle. vehicle has not been seen. *ak