A shut down of high-voltage electrical power would result in a loss of propulsion, increasing the risk of a crash.

Electrical System — Battery — Propulsion System
Hybrid Propulsion System

Date Announced
APR 17, 2019
Vehicles Affected
159
NHTSA Campaign #
19V310000
Summary
BMW of North America, LLC (BMW) is recalling certain 2018 i3 BEV and i3 REx hybrid electric vehicles. A circuit board problem within the Electric Motor Electronics (EME) module may shutdown the supply of high voltage electrical power.
Actions
BMW will notify owners, and dealers will replace the EME module, free of charge. The recall began June 13, 2019. Owners may contact BMW customer service at 1-800-525-7417.
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