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 under $35,000

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2008 BMW M3

$33,592
Price Reduced

2008 BMW M3

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 69741 Miles
  • Ext Color: Red
  • Int Color: Tan
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: The Woodlands, TX
  • MPG: 14 City / 20 Hwy

2009 BMW M3

$34,998
Price Reduced

2009 BMW M3

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 64167 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Oxnard, CA
  • MPG: 14 City / 20 Hwy

2008 BMW M3

$34,993

2008 BMW M3

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 54153 Miles
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Colorado Springs, CO
  • MPG: 14 City / 20 Hwy

2008 BMW M3

New Listing
$31,998

2008 BMW M3

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 82497 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Hialeah, FL
  • MPG: 14 City / 20 Hwy

2008 BMW M3

$32,998
Price Reduced

2008 BMW M3

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 68041 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Irving, TX
  • MPG: 14 City / 20 Hwy

2008 BMW M3

$34,998

2008 BMW M3

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 63044 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Lancaster, PA
  • MPG: 14 City / 20 Hwy

2008 BMW M3

$34,998

2008 BMW M3

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 42494 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gray
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Tulsa, OK
  • MPG: 14 City / 20 Hwy

2008 BMW M3

$32,998
Price Reduced

2008 BMW M3

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 80455 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gray
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Stockbridge, GA
  • MPG: 14 City / 20 Hwy

2008 BMW M3

$32,981

2008 BMW M3

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 58691 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gray
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Monrovia, CA
  • MPG: 14 City / 20 Hwy

2008 BMW M3

$30,995

2008 BMW M3

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 89294 Miles
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Hayward, CA
  • MPG: 14 City / 20 Hwy

2008 BMW M3

$31,989

2008 BMW M3

  • Bodystyle: Convertible
  • Mileage: 43880 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gray
  • Int Color: Blue
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Great Neck, NY
  • MPG: 13 City / 19 Hwy

2008 BMW M3

$31,995

2008 BMW M3

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 66522 Miles
  • Ext Color: White
  • Int Color: Red
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Collinsville, IL
  • MPG: 14 City / 20 Hwy

2008 BMW M3

$33,400

2008 BMW M3

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 81423 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Charlotte, NC
  • MPG: 14 City / 20 Hwy

2008 BMW M3

$31,990

2008 BMW M3

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 67184 Miles
  • Ext Color: Green
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Simi Valley, CA
  • MPG: 14 City / 20 Hwy

2008 BMW M3

$33,988

2008 BMW M3

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 57519 Miles
  • Ext Color: N/A
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Thousand Oaks, CA
  • MPG: 14 City / 20 Hwy
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