Originally Posted by bmweuro
The story goes like this. There was one guy in England that had an issue with the wheel and BMW recalled all of them. I was talking with a friend of mine who has been a BMW dealer since 1976 has never seen a problem with the early wheels other than one time they could not get the tire on the rim. Where you able to keep the original wheel?
I have not personally heard of any failures either.
I had to return the original wheel. I did get new bearings, seals, and a new tube courtesy of BMW. New bearings and seals were already in the new wheel.