BMW Takata Airbag Recall Campaign


Please enter your last 7-character Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to determine the status of your BMW.


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BMW is committed in ensuring unconditional driving experiences and your driving pleasure is our top priority. If you own a BMW 3 Series (E46), BMW 5 Series (E39) and/or BMW X5 (E53) from the year 1999 until the year 2006, please check your vehicle status using the checking tools above and contact BMW Voice at 1800 88 3000 as soon as possible if your vehicle is affected.


As part of an ongoing quality control at BMW, it has been established that the airbags installed in our vehicles supplied by the Takata Corporation may cause improper deployment or due to the gas generator rupture on the front passenger and/or driver airbag.


This technical campaign checker is only applicable to BMW vehicle sold by BMW authorised dealership in Malaysia. For imported used car, please refer to FAQ below.

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  • About the technical campaign

    BMW is following a recommended precautionary exercise from authorities worldwide to replace front passenger and/or driver airbags supplied by the Takata Corporation in selected models. We are not aware of any cases involving our BMW vehicles due to this issue.

  • Is my BMW affected?

    You can check the status of your BMW by entering your Vehicle Identification Number in the input box above.

  • My car has been imported from another country and register in Malaysia. Can I also get the technical campaign done?

    Yes. Please contact us and allow us to check with the relevant department if your vehicle is affected by this technical campaign. If yes, we shall forward your request to your preferred dealership for their attention. If otherwise, we shall contact you and inform you accordingly.

  • Where can I find my BMW Vehicle Identification Number (VIN)?

    You can find your BMW Vehicle Identification Number on your JPJ registration card.

  • Is it safe to drive my BMW?

    We encourage our customers whose BMW vehicle is affected in this technical campaign to visit the nearest BMW Authorised Dealer as soon as possible for maximum driving pleasure.

  • Where do I go to get my BMW vehicle checked?

    Kindly contact your preferred BMW Authorised Dealer to book an appointment before sending your BMW vehicle in for the BMW Takata Airbag Technical Campaign.

  • How long will it take to replace my BMW airbag?

    This BMW Takata Airbag Technical Campaign will take approximately 1 day to complete.* Please contact your preferred BMW Authorised Dealer to book an appointment in advance for a pleasant experience.


*Completion time for this technical campaign may vary depending on the availability of BMW parts and the status of your BMW.

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