BMW of North America, LLC (BMW) is recalling certain 2017-2018 BMW G310R and 2018 BMW G310GS motorcycles. Over time, repeated use and loading of the side stand could cause damage to the side stand and the motorcycle’s frame.

CONSEQUENCE:

Damage to the side stand and/or frame may result in the motorcycle unexpectedly falling over while it is stationary, increasing the risk of injury.

REMEDY:

BMW will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the frame, installing a reinforcement plate and new side stand, or the frame will be replaced if necessary, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin August 7, 2018. Owners may contact BMW customer service at 1-800-525-7417.

NOTES:

Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.

MANUFACTURER RECALL ACKNOWLEDGEMENT PDF: RCAK-18V408-3832

SAFETY DEFECT PART 573 NON-COMPLIANCE NOTICE: RCLRPT-18V408-3415

MANUFACTURER STOP SALE NOTICE TO DEALERS: RCMN-18V408-9663

Manufacturer: BMW of North America, LLC

Report Receipt Date: JUN 15, 2018
NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V408000
Component(s): STRUCTURE
Potential Number of Units Affected: 2,376

Vehicle Make Model Year(s)
  • BMW G310 GS 2018
  • BMW G310 R 2017-2018

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