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Oct 08

Posts: 1

More BMW quality issues

I totally agree about the issues of BMW quality. My gs1200 was 3 months old when corrosion set in around footpegs but worst was to come. Around 4 months into ownership the fuel pump relays corroded and failed almost killing me and my pillion. BMW replaced the relays, and on checking i could see that the cover for the relays...

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Aug 02

Posts: 545


Well , you got a lot of feedback to your post , think everyone is a bit bored of this subject now , all very September isn't it !!

As you can tell from my user name i am a Triumph rider , i've had 5 in 14 years and 3 have had issues too , sometimes these things happen , get over it , there are plenty of satisfied BMW and Triumph owners out there.  All makes suffer problems if you bother looking at other makes on forums.   

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Dec 03

Posts: 317

hairyMuppet says:

Trading Standards?

They may be very interested in a bike that bursts into flames.  Also try the CAB, seems like this bike is unfit for purpose and dangerous.  Keep a copy of all correspondence.

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Jun 07

Posts: 48

jonmgoo says:

Premium Brand??

Trumpet Triple, Sure other brands have occasional problems but BMW are charging big bucks for their bikes under the premis that its a premium  product. As ive stated before on other posts, BMW have admitted themselves that they have huge quality problems due to the success of Ewan & Charlie. BMW are throwing bikes out the door to meet demand & are now suffering big quality issues.

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