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Safety Features



1997 BMW 3-Series 318TI 3dr HB Manual

  • Driver & front passenger airbag supplemental restraint system (SRS)
  • Auto front seatbelt tensioners
  • Hydraulic energy absorbing bumpers (damage control to 9-MPH)
 
Crash Test Results for the 1997 BMW Models:
Car Frontal Star Rating Side Star Rating Rollover
Resistance
Rating
Driver Pass. Front Seat Rear Seat
1997 BMW 328i 44Not
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Service Bulletins for 1997 BMW 328i 318TI 3dr HB Manual
No service bulletins exist
 
Recalls for 1997 BMW 328i 318TI 3dr HB Manual
No recalls exist.
 


2008 Bentley Azure Convertible

  • Driver Airbag
  • Seat Mounted Front Side Airbags
  • Passenger Airbag Cutoff Sensor
  • Front Passenger Airbag
  • Seat Mounted Rear Side Airbags
  • Automatic Locking Retractors
  • Rear Electronic Parking Aid With Ultrasonic Sensors
  • Emergency Fuel Shut-Off Device
  • Front and Rear Crumple Zones
  • Crash Sensor Unlocks Doors
  • L A T C H
  • Rollover Sensor
  • Automatic Safety Rollbar
  • Front and Rear 3-Point Seatbelts
  • Front Pretensioners
  • Side Guard Door Beams
  • Trunk Anti-Trap Device
 
Crash Test Results for the 2008 Bentley Models:
Car Frontal Star Rating Side Star Rating Rollover
Resistance
Rating
Driver Pass. Front Seat Rear Seat
2008 Bentley Arnage RL Not
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2008 Bentley Arnage T/R Not
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2008 Bentley Continental Flying Spur Not
Tested
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2008 Bentley Continental GT Not
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2008 Bentley Continental GTC Not
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Service Bulletins for 2008 Bentley Continental GTC Convertible
2008 BENTLEY AZURE:

Bulletin Number: 2033864-5
Accessory valve caps - Difficult to remove

Bulletin Number: 2033864-5
Accessory valve caps - Difficult to remove

Bulletin Number: 2051187.1
Poor Engine Running Complaints (Misfires) Petrol Engines Only

Bulletin Number: 2051187.3
Poor Engine Running Complaints (Misfires) Petrol Engines Only

Bulletin Number: 2051562.4
12 Volt - Battery condition checks

Bulletin Number: 2052785.3
Brake noise identification

Bulletin Number: SB-09-077
BENTLEY: WORKSHOP ACTION BENTLEY ARNAGE & AZURE DRIVELINE REFINEMENT. *PE

 
Recalls for 2008 Bentley Continental GTC Convertible
2008 BENTLEY AZURE
NHTSA Campaign ID: 10V411000
Component: STRUCTURE:BODY:HOOD
Manufacturer: BENTLEY MOTORS LTD
Manufacture Dates: 10/01/2006 - 03/30/2009
Potential Units Affected: 630
Defect Description:
BENTLEY IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2007-2009 ARNAGER, ARNAGET, ARNAGE RL, BROOKLANDS, AND AZURE VEHICLES. THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR THE "B" HOOD ORNAMENT'S RETRACTING MECHANISM TO BECOME CORRODED. THIS MAY LEAD TO THE "B" HOOD ORNAMENT NOT RETRACTING AS INTENDED WHEN A VEHICLE IS INVOLVED IN A CRASH.
Consequence:
IF THE HOOD ORNAMENT DOES NOT RETRACT, IT COULD INCREASE THE RISK OF INJURY TO A PEDESTRIAN IN THE EVENT OF A CRASH BETWEEN THE VEHICLE AND THE PEDESTRIAN.
Action to take:
DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE RETRACTABLE "B" MECHANISM FREE OF CHARGE. THE SAFETY RECALL BEGAN ON SEPTEMBER 27, 2010. OWNERS MAY CONTACT BENTLEY AT 1-617-488-8500.
 






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