BMW of North America is recalling 159 model year 2018 i3 BEVs and i3 REx hybrid electrics.
A circuit board problem within the Electric Motor Electronics (EME) module may shutdown the supply of high voltage electrical power.
A shut down of high-voltage electrical power would result in a loss of propulsion, increasing the risk of a crash.
What to do
BMW will notify owners, and dealers will replace the EME module free of charge.
The recall is expected to begin June 7, 2019.
Owners may contact BMW customer service at 1-800-525-7417.