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

$32,900

2008 BMW M3

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 92411 Miles
  • Ext Color: Red
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Portage, MI
  • MPG: 14 City / 20 Hwy

2008 BMW M3

$34,950

2008 BMW M3

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 67149 Miles
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Kent, WA
  • MPG: 14 City / 20 Hwy

2008 BMW M3

$34,439

2008 BMW M3

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 72067 Miles
  • Ext Color: White
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Charlotte, NC
  • MPG: 14 City / 20 Hwy

2008 BMW M3

$32,992

2008 BMW M3

  • Bodystyle: Convertible
  • Mileage: 62841 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Miami, FL
  • MPG: 13 City / 19 Hwy

2009 BMW M3

$34,950

2009 BMW M3

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 69087 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gray
  • Int Color: Red
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Daytona Beach, FL
  • MPG: 14 City / 20 Hwy

2008 BMW M3

$33,998

2008 BMW M3

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 62556 Miles
  • Ext Color: White
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Houston, TX
  • MPG: 14 City / 20 Hwy

2008 BMW M3

$32,998

2008 BMW M3

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 74745 Miles
  • Ext Color: White
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Irvine, CA
  • MPG: 14 City / 20 Hwy

2006 BMW M3

$30,998

2006 BMW M3

  • Bodystyle: Convertible
  • Mileage: 25330 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Burbank, CA
  • MPG: 14 City / 21 Hwy

2008 BMW M3

$33,998

2008 BMW M3

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 65234 Miles
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Denver, CO
  • MPG: 14 City / 20 Hwy

2008 BMW M3

$33,496

2008 BMW M3

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 65844 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Charlotte, NC
  • MPG: 14 City / 20 Hwy

2008 BMW M3

$34,898

2008 BMW M3

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 74931 Miles
  • Ext Color: White
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Tempe, AZ
  • MPG: 14 City / 20 Hwy

2009 BMW M3

$31,777

2009 BMW M3

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 94334 Miles
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: South Gate, CA
  • MPG: 14 City / 20 Hwy

2008 BMW M3

$32,995

2008 BMW M3

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 69827 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Tampa, FL
  • MPG: 14 City / 20 Hwy

2008 BMW M3

$34,880

2008 BMW M3

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 59359 Miles
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Seattle, WA
  • MPG: 14 City / 20 Hwy

2008 BMW M3

$33,990

2008 BMW M3

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 68103 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: Red
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Pensacola, FL
  • MPG: 14 City / 20 Hwy
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