Erroneous tire information could lead to improper tire fitment and inflation which could affect the durability of the tire and the stability of the vehicle, increasing the risk of a crash.

Equipment — Other — Labels
Equipment — Other — Labels

Date Announced
DEC 15, 2009
Vehicles Affected
205
NHTSA Campaign #
09V474000
Summary
BMW is recalling certain model year 2010 MINIcooper and Cooper S vehicles for failing comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard no. 110, "tire selection and rims." The affected vehicles were equipped with 17 inch wheels, but their label states that they were equipped with 16 inch wheels. Also the tire pressure stated on the label for the Cooper S is incorrect.
Actions
Dealers will mail to consumers the corrected label or the customer will have the option for dealers to install the label free of charge. The recall began on March 4, 2010. Owners may contact BMW at 1-800-831-1117.
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