Recall: BMW R1200RT Motorcycles

BMW Australia Ltd — R1200RT Motorcycles

PRA number: 2014/14163
Date published: 18th June 2014

Product information

Product description

BMW K52

Identifying features

Model No: 0A03/0A13 K52 R 1200 RT

What are the defects?

It cannot be ruled out that the piston rod of the rear spring strut, in connection with the Dynamic ESA option, could break.

What are the hazards?

If the defect occurs this could cause an accident and potential injury or death of the rider and/or passenger.

Race chips – power to the people!

If, like me, you own a sports bike or a sports tourer, at some point you’re going to start thinking about how to get more out of your finely tuned performance bike. I find the punch when I open the throttle very addictive and although mine had plenty of it, I’m always interested in getting a bit more while not over-taxing my engine.