The Car Guide – Everything Automotive, 54 Years Running


Recall date
System Electrical
Models afftected
  • 2010 BMW 5 Series
Units affected 3,739

On certain vehicles, the auxiliary water pump (which cools the turbocharger after the engine is turned OFF) can overheat and fail.

This could result in a vehicle fire causing injury and/or damage to property.

Correction: Dealers will replace the auxiliary water pump.

Note: Owners are advised to park the vehicle outdoors until the remedy is applied.

Additional note: This is an expansion of recalls 2011-376 and 2012-008.

Additional information may be available on Transport Canada's website