BMW recalls motorcycles with fuel pump issue

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The fuel pump flange may leak

BMW of North America is recalling 16,926 model year 2009-2011 K1300 (S, GT), model year 2010-2011 S1000 RR, model year 2005-2011 R1200 (GS, GS Adventure, R, RT, S, ST), model year 2006-2010 HP2 (Enduro, Megamoto, Sport), model year 2005-2008 K1200 (R, R Sport, S, GT), and model year 2012 K1600 (GT, GTL) motorcycles that were repaired under a recall in 2013.

This recall involves the fuel pump, and also the auxiliary fuel pump as applicable.

The affected motorcycles have a fuel pump flange that may crack, possibly resulting in a fuel leak while the engine is running, posing the risk of a fire.

What to do

BMW will notify owners, and dealers will replace the fuel pump(s) with an improved version free of charge.

The recall is expected to begin October 2, 2020.

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

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