BMW Australia Ltd — BMW K1600 Motorcycles MY2016-2019

Identifying features

VIN (Vehicle identification number)
See attached VIN list

What are the defects?

If damage to the shift fork/selector sleeve/gearwheel occurs, gear changes may not be performed correctly. If gear changes cannot be performed correctly, two gears may be engaged at the same time.

What are the hazards?

If two gears are engaged at the same time, the rear wheel may lock and/or the teeth of the gearwheels shear off, depending on the road conditions and the speed of the vehicle, increasing the risk of an accident or serious injury to the vehicle's passenger(s) or other road users.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should contact an authorised BMW Motorrad dealer, or call the BMW Group Australia Customer Interaction Centre on freecall 1800 813 299 to arrange for a repair, free of charge.

Consumers can also contact BMW Australia via the BMW Motorrad Australia website:

Traders who sold this product

Approved BMW motorcycle dealers

Where the product was sold
Dates available for sale
  • 22 September 2016 - 27 September 2019

Responsible regulator

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Cities and Regional Development is the responsible regulator for this recall.

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Cities and Regional Development
Product category