BMW to Recall 14,086 iX, i4 and i7 EVs Due to High Voltage Battery Issue

  • BMW Points 14,086 recollects iX, i4and i7 autos because of a attainable downside with the excessive voltage battery.
  • The issue is brought on by a misdiagnosis within the battery administration electronics, which may trigger the controller to reset adopted by an interruption in electrical energy.
  • 367 2022–23 A separate recall affecting iX xDrive50, iX M60, and 2022 i4 eDrive40 and i4 M50 autos features a Cease Driving order because of fireplace danger.

BMW, by means of the Nationwide Freeway Site visitors Security Administration (NHTSA), has recalled choose 2022 and 2023 iX, i4 and i7 fashions for a complete of 14,086 autos. The recall difficulty is said to misdiagnosis within the excessive voltage battery administration electronics which has the potential to trigger the controller reset. The ensuing reset creates an interruption in electrical energy, growing the danger of shock.

Only one % of probably affected autos are anticipated to hold the defect, however house owners of all affected autos will probably be notified of the potential defect by mail. As of the December 20 submitting date, BMW mentioned it was not conscious of any crashes associated to the recall difficulty. Documentation for recall might be discovered here.

A separate recall affecting 367 BMW autos particularly contains the 2022 i4 eDrive40 and i4 M50 in addition to the 2022 and 2023 iX xDrive50 and iX M60. NHTSA has issued a Cease Driving warning and suggested house owners to not cost their autos. Car house owners are additionally suggested to park outside and away from constructions, because of the elevated danger of fireside because of a possible quick circuit within the high-voltage battery. Homeowners had been first notified of the recall by telephone and electronic mail in August, adopted by fireplace danger warning letters in September and December 2022. Whereas the proprietor autos had been ready for the treatment, BMW supplied various transportation within the meantime. Documentation for this recall might be discovered here.

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