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BMW Recalls Motorcycles for Bad Bolts

BMW Recalls Motorcycles for Bad Bolts Featured

BMW of North America, LLC (BMW) is recalling 3,368 2014-17 R NINE T motorcycles.
The bolts that connect the right-side swing arm pivot pin to the frame may loosen.
BMW will notify owners, and dealers will remove the pivot pin bolts, clean, and re-install them with the proper torque after applying a thread locking adhesive, free of charge.
The recall is expected to begin Oct. 9.

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