BMW of North America is recalling 20 model year 2018-2019 X3 sDrive30i, xDrive30i & M40i, and model year 2019 X4 xDrive30i and M40i vehicles.
The front seatback frames may have been improperly welded, allowing the seatback to unexpectedly fold forward or rearward.
In the event of a crash, there is an increased risk of injury if the seatback folds forward or rearward.
What to do
BMW will notify owners, and dealers will replace the front seats free of charge.
The recall is expected to begin September 23, 2019. Owners may contact BMW customer service (800) 525-7417.