Recall Notice

LemonFree has found some important recall information regarding BMW M3 vehicles

2003 BMW M3 (5/3/2013)  

Campaign Number: 13V172000

Component Name: AIR BAGS

Manufacturer: BMW of North America, LLC

Description: BMW is recalling certain model year 2002-2003 325i, 325xi, 330i, 330xi sedans; 325Ci and 330Ci coupes and convertibles; 325iT and 325xiT Sports Wagons; and M3 coupes and convertibles to address a safety defect in the passenger side frontal air bag which may produce excessive internal pressure causing the inflator to rupture upon deployment of the air bag.

Defect: In the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the passenger's frontal air bag, the inflator could rupture with metal fragments striking and potentially seriously injuring the passenger seat occupant or other occupants.

Corrective Action: BMW intends to issue initial notifications to owners informing them of the safety defect in June 2013. Once replacement parts are available, estimated for July, BMW will notify owners again to contact their dealers and schedule a replacement of the passenger air bag, free of charge. Owners may contact BMW customer service at 1-800-525-7417 or email BMW at CustomerRelations@bmwusa.com.

2002 BMW M3 (5/3/2013)  

Campaign Number: 13V172000

Component Name: AIR BAGS

Manufacturer: BMW of North America, LLC

Description: BMW is recalling certain model year 2002-2003 325i, 325xi, 330i, 330xi sedans; 325Ci and 330Ci coupes and convertibles; 325iT and 325xiT Sports Wagons; and M3 coupes and convertibles to address a safety defect in the passenger side frontal air bag which may produce excessive internal pressure causing the inflator to rupture upon deployment of the air bag.

Defect: In the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the passenger's frontal air bag, the inflator could rupture with metal fragments striking and potentially seriously injuring the passenger seat occupant or other occupants.

Corrective Action: BMW intends to issue initial notifications to owners informing them of the safety defect in June 2013. Once replacement parts are available, estimated for July, BMW will notify owners again to contact their dealers and schedule a replacement of the passenger air bag, free of charge. Owners may contact BMW customer service at 1-800-525-7417 or email BMW at CustomerRelations@bmwusa.com.

2008 BMW M3 (11/14/2008)  

Campaign Number: 08V595000

Component Name: POWER TRAIN:CLUTCH ASSEMBLY

Manufacturer: BMW of North America, LLC

Description: BMW IS RECALLING 2,500 MY 2008-2009 M3 PASSENGER VEHICLES WITH AN OPTIONAL DOUBLE CLUTCH TRANSMISSION. THE PROBLEM INVOLVES THE DOUBLE CLUTCH GEARBOX. IN A SITUATION OF RAPID VEHICLE DECELERATION, THE TRANSMISSION SOFTWARE MAY PERFORM A MULTISTAGE DOWNSHIFT.

Defect: IN THAT SITUATION, AT LOW VEHICLE SPEEDS, IT IS POSSIBLE FOR THE ENGINE TO STALL INCREASING THE RISK OF A CRASH.

Corrective Action: DEALERS WILL REPROGRAM THE ENGINE AND TRANSMISSION ELECTRONIC CONTROL UNIT WITH UPDATED SOFTWARE FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL BEGAN ON DECEMBER 3, 2008. OWNERS MAY CONTACT BMW AT 1-800-831-1117.

2009 BMW M3 (11/14/2008)  

Campaign Number: 08V595000

Component Name: POWER TRAIN:CLUTCH ASSEMBLY

Manufacturer: BMW of North America, LLC

Description: BMW IS RECALLING 2,500 MY 2008-2009 M3 PASSENGER VEHICLES WITH AN OPTIONAL DOUBLE CLUTCH TRANSMISSION. THE PROBLEM INVOLVES THE DOUBLE CLUTCH GEARBOX. IN A SITUATION OF RAPID VEHICLE DECELERATION, THE TRANSMISSION SOFTWARE MAY PERFORM A MULTISTAGE DOWNSHIFT.

Defect: IN THAT SITUATION, AT LOW VEHICLE SPEEDS, IT IS POSSIBLE FOR THE ENGINE TO STALL INCREASING THE RISK OF A CRASH.

Corrective Action: DEALERS WILL REPROGRAM THE ENGINE AND TRANSMISSION ELECTRONIC CONTROL UNIT WITH UPDATED SOFTWARE FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL BEGAN ON DECEMBER 3, 2008. OWNERS MAY CONTACT BMW AT 1-800-831-1117.

2003 BMW M3 (4/29/2003)  

Campaign Number: 03V160000

Component Name: VISIBILITY:POWER WINDOW DEVICES AND CONTROLS

Manufacturer: BMW of North America, LLC

Description: ON CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES, THE WINDOW LIFTING ANTI-PINCHING DEVICE MIGHT NOT FUNCTION PROPERLY.

Defect: OCCUPANTS COULD BE PINCHED BY A WINDOW THAT IS BEING CLOSED.

Corrective Action: DEALERS WILL INSPECT, AND IF NECESSARY, REPLACE THE ELECTRONIC CONTROL UNIT FOR THE WINDOW LIFTING ANTI-PINCHING DEVICE. OWNER NOTIFICATION BEGAN MAY 27, 2003. OWNERS WHO TAKE THEIR VEHICLES TO AN AUTHORIZED DEALER ON AN AGREED UPON SERVICE DATE AND DO NOT RECEIVE THE FREE REMEDY WITHIN A REASONABLE TIME SHOULD CONTACT BMW AT 1-800-831-1117.

Used BMW M3 for sale in Oakland California

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New Listing
$17,991

2004 BMW M3

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 70839 Miles
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Santa Clara, CA
  • MPG: 14 City / 21 Hwy

$49,981
Price Reduced

2011 BMW M3

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 26843 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gray
  • Int Color: Black
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Santa Clara, CA
  • MPG: 14 City / 20 Hwy

New Listing
$49,991

2011 BMW M3

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 29388 Miles
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: Black
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Santa Clara, CA
  • MPG: 14 City / 20 Hwy

$46,981

2011 BMW M3

  • Bodystyle: Convertible
  • Mileage: 46115 Miles
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: Black
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Santa Clara, CA
  • MPG: 14 City / 20 Hwy

$16,955

2002 BMW M3

  • Bodystyle: Convertible
  • Mileage: 96211 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gray
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Hayward, CA

$46,994
Price Reduced

2011 BMW M3

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 28305 Miles
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Mountain View, CA
  • MPG: 14 City / 20 Hwy

$48,991

2011 BMW M3

  • Bodystyle: Convertible
  • Mileage: 30127 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Mountain View, CA
  • MPG: 14 City / 20 Hwy

$46,994

2011 BMW M3

  • Bodystyle: Convertible
  • Mileage: 23386 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gray
  • Int Color: Red
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Mountain View, CA
  • MPG: 13 City / 20 Hwy

$65,992
Price Reduced

2013 BMW M3

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 6381 Miles
  • Ext Color: White
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Corte Madera, CA

$32,998
Price Reduced

2008 BMW M3

  • Bodystyle: Convertible
  • Mileage: 72284 Miles
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Vallejo, CA
  • MPG: 13 City / 19 Hwy

$52,900

2011 BMW M3

  • Bodystyle: Convertible
  • Mileage: 30044 Miles
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Berkeley, CA
  • MPG: 13 City / 20 Hwy

$54,900

2011 BMW M3

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 33577 Miles
  • Ext Color: Red
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Berkeley, CA
  • MPG: 13 City / 20 Hwy

$46,900

2011 BMW M3

  • Bodystyle: Convertible
  • Mileage: 52837 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Berkeley, CA
  • MPG: 14 City / 20 Hwy

$25,994

2006 BMW M3

  • Bodystyle: Convertible
  • Mileage: 42226 Miles
  • Ext Color: White
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Colma, CA
  • MPG: 14 City / 21 Hwy

$48,000

2011 BMW M3

  • Bodystyle: Convertible
  • Mileage: 37167 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: Red
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Pleasanton, CA
  • MPG: 13 City / 20 Hwy
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