Defective Battery Cables in BMWs
If you own a BMW 5 or 6 series produced between 2003 and 2010, you may be among the 1.3 million affected by a recent recall issued following the discovery of a dangerous defect in the vehicles. Due to an incorrect mounting procedure for the battery cable covers connecting the battery to the vehicle’s electrical systems, several dangerous complications threaten drivers of these cars and could result in a serious accident or injury.
If you have been injured in a car accident caused by the battery cable cover defect affecting many BMWs, you may be entitled to seek compensation for your medical expenses and other losses associated with the incident. The experienced Des Moines product defect attorneys at , are committed to helping our clients to hold automakers accountable for the harm that their poor oversight has caused. Contact us at 877-327-2600 to arrange for a consultation.
Complications and Hazards
Due to the manufacturing defect in these vehicles, it is possible for the battery cables to cause a number of dangerous malfunctions, such as the following:
- Ignition failure
- Disruption of electrical systems
- Electrical fires or chemical explosions
Depending upon the effects of the accident, it may be in your best interest to consider filing a civil lawsuit seeking compensation for damages sustained.
At LaMarca Law Group, P.C., we are passionately committed to helping our clients see justice done when they have been hurt in an incident associated with an auto defect. For assistance following an incident involving your defective BMW, contact our Des Moines car defect lawyers by calling 877-327-2600 today.