BMW of North America – Accessory Side Case May Detach from Motorcycle

BMW of North America (BMW) is recalling certain BMW motorcycle dealer accessory side cases, designed to fit R1300 GS motorcycles, with part number: 77 41 9 444 361/362. The side case latch hooks may not snap properly into the lock, which can result in the case lid opening, and possibly detaching from the motorcycle.

Report Received Date 03/21/2024
NHTSA ID 24E029000
Consequence Summary A side case lid that detaches or the case contents that fall out, can create a road hazard and increase the risk of a crash.
Corrective Action Dealers will repair the locking mechanism and hinges of the side cases, free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed May 13, 2024. Owners may contact BMW customer service at 1-800-525-7417.
Recall Code NR (Not Reported)
Potentially Affected 1600
Fire Risk When Parked No
Do Not Drive No
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