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BMW Recall

(AP Photo/Matthias Schrader,File)

FILE – In this July 29, 2009 file picture the logo of the German car producer BMW is on the back of a car in front of the company’s headquarters in Munich, southern Germany. BMW AG is recalling all 1.3 million 5- and 6-series sedans from the 2003 to 2010 model years. The company says Monday March 26, 2012 that in rare cases a battery cable covering in the trunk was incorrectly installed. The defect could prevent the car from starting and in extreme cases could lead to a fire. BMW says it knows of no accidents or injuries from the defect. The company said owners will be notified by letter and that the repair should take about 30 minutes.The recall affects 290,000 cars in Germany and 1.3 million worldwide. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader,File)