This could cause the parking lock system not to engage, after the transmission is placed in the park ("P") position. If the vehicle was parked on an incline, and the parking brake was not engaged, this could result in a vehicle rollaway condition.

Power Train — Automatic Transmission

Date Announced
NOV 01, 2005
Vehicles Affected
NHTSA Campaign #
Certain passenger vehicles may have been built with an incorrectly manufactured automatic transmission parking pawl guide plate.
Dealers will repair and replace the automatic transmission guide plate free of charge. The recall began on November 30, 2005. Owners may contact BMW at 1-800-332-4269.
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