BMW recalls X5, X7 and XB7 vehicles

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The vehicles may have the wrong head restraints

BMW of North America is recalling 258 model year 2021 X5 sDrive40i, X5 xDrive50i, X5 M50i, X5 xDrive45e, X7 xDrive40i, X7 M50i and XB7 vehicles.

The head restraints on the second-row outer seats may be the incorrect type for the vehicle.

The head restraints could detach in a crash and increase the risk of injury.

What to do

BMW will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the head restraints, and replace them -- as necessary -- free of charge.

The recall is expected to begin May 3, 2021.

Owners may contact BMW customer service at (800) 525-7417.

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