BMW Recalls.

BMW Group Australia takes all safety recalls very seriously. Our customer’s safety in our products continues to be of paramount importance and it remains our objective to have all vehicles subject to any recall rectified as soon as possible.

We will notify you in writing if your vehicle is affected by a recall campaign. You can also identify any outstanding recalls by entering your unique Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) into the boxes below.

If your vehicle is affected, please contact your preferred BMW dealer or contact us on 133 269.

Takata Airbag Safety Recall.

Recently, vehicles from 25 different vehicle manufacturers were recalled to replace driver and passenger airbags made by parts supplier Takata that may explode and cause serious injury or death. Certain BMW models from 1998—2013 may be affected. If your vehicle is affected by this recall, we encourage you to take immediate action to have your FREE repair completed at your local BMW dealership. BMW is committed to addressing the needs and concerns of our customers affected by this industry-wide issue.

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact our Takata Hotline on 1800 243 675. The Takata Hotline is open Monday to Friday from 8:30am – 5:30pm (AEST), excluding public holidays.

This table gives a general overview of the vehicles affected by the Takata Airbag Recall. Image is for representation on only and your vehicle may differ from the image below. Please use the VIN tool to confirm if your vehicle is affected.





1998 - 2006


1999 - 2003


1999 - 2003
2006 - 2013


2006 - 2013

BMW Australia will be recalling additional vehicles with affected Takata airbags in accordance with the Compulsory Recall Notice and more specifically, the BMW Australia Recall Initiation Schedule. 

Details of this schedule will be published by 1 July 2018. On initiation of a recall which covers your vehicle and/or model, you will be contacted.  

Please ensure your contact details are updated with BMW Australia by contacting the Takata Hotline on 1800 243 675, or submitting the form below.

Check your BMW Recall Status

If you believe that BMW Australia does not have your current details in order to help us better service your needs as a valued BMW owner, please can you download our BMW Change of Details form.