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BMW is adding nearly 185,000 vehicles in the U.S. to a 2017 recall for possible engine fires

Posted: 3:15 AM, Apr 19, 2019
Updated: 2019-04-19 06:55:42-04
2006 BMW 3 Series Coupe

DETROIT (AP) — BMW is adding nearly 185,000 vehicles in the U.S. to a 2017 recall for possible engine fires.

Two years ago the company recommended that the vehicles be parked outdoors until problems are fixed.

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The recall expansion covers a dozen 3 Series, 5 Series and Z4 models from the 2006 model year.

Two years ago the company recommended that the vehicles be parked outdoors until problems are fixed.

The expansion brings the total number of vehicles recalled for the problem to about 925,000.

Dealers will replace the heater at no cost to owners. The recall is scheduled to start May 28.