In a published global statement, BMW Motorrad has initiated a replacement of footrests from its accessory selection for the GS bikes. In the course of its market monitoring obligation, BMW Motorrad has determined that in some cases, stress corrosion cracks may occur on the studs of certain milled footrests from the accessory selection for the GS models.
In light of this, BMW Motorrad has initiated and offer to exchange these parts with footrests that have a modified material composition. The replacement is free of charge and is part of a worldwide campaign.
All BMW Motorrad customers who have purchased footrests with the following part numbers are encourage to make this replacement:
- 77 25 2 452 958 Footrest adjustable, left, black solid
- 77 25 2 452 960 Footrest adjustable, right, black solid
- 77 25 2 465 256 Set of footrests adjustable, black solid
The accessory footrests were offered for the following models:
- R 1200/1250 GS
- R 1200/1250 GS Adventure
- F 750 GS
- F 850 GS
- F 850 GS Adventure
In cases where an exchange cannot be offered to a customer, BMW Motorrad is offering the removal of the retrofit / conversion to standard equipment and make reimbursement of the purchase price in form of a coupon.