2012 BMW X5 Engine Problems, Complaints and Defects, Recalls and Failures

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2012 BMW X5 Engine Problems, Complaints and Defects

 Issue ID1398624
 Internal NHTSA #11013943
 ManufacurerBMW of North America, LLC
 BrandBMW
 ModelX5
 Model Year2012
 File date02/08/17
 ComponentENGINE
Product type codeVEHICLE
 Description of the problemTl* the contact owns a 2012 bmw x5. Upon starting the vehicle and while driving, the low coolant level warning indicator illuminated. The contact added coolant to the vehicle, but the warning indicator remained illuminated. The vehicle was taken to global imports bmw (500 interstate n pkwy, atlanta, ga 303369 (800) 294-1853) where it was diagnosed that the oil filter housing gasket needed replacement and the coolant was contaminated due to fractured coolant and oil lines. The vehicle was repaired. The manufacturer was made of the failure and stated that the warranty was expired. No further assistance could be offered. The contact spoke with the manufacturer and the dealer and a reduced repair price was agreed upon. The contact also spoke with several unknown bmw dealers who informed him that many other vehicle owners had the same failure and it was a design flaw in the vehicle. The failure mileage was approximately 59,800.
 Vehicle Mileage at Failure59800
Number of Occurences0
Source of the issueHOTLINE VOQ
 City and StateATLANTA, GA
VIN pattern 5UXZV4C59CLXXXXXX
 Was vehicle invloved in a crash?N
 Was vehicle involved in a fire?N
 Was incedent reported to police?N
 Was medical attention required?N
 Was part original equipment?
No. of injured persons0
No. of fatalities0
 Date of purchase23/09/19
Was original owner?N
Anti-lock brakesN
Cruise controlN
Number of cylinders0
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 Vehicle speed0
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  • What is Recall?

    A recall is when a product is removed from the market or a correction is made to the product because it is either defective or potentially harmful.
  • What is Failure?

    Failure is the state or condition of not meeting a desirable or intended objective, and may be viewed as the opposite of success. Product failure ranges from failure to sell the product to fracture of the product, in the worst cases leading to personal injury, the province of forensic engineering.
  • What is Defect?

    Non-conformance of a car component with the specified requirements, or non-fulfillment of user expectations, including the safety aspects.
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