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

Electrical System
Hybrid Propulsion System

Date Announced
AUG 14, 2019
Vehicles Affected
139
NHTSA Campaign #
19V599000
Summary
BMW of North America, LLC (BMW) is recalling certain 2019 i3 BEV, i3 REx, and i8 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 October 11, 2019. Owners may contact BMW customer service at 1-800-525-7417.