(Adds background, detail) FRANKFURT, Jan 28 (Reuters) - German luxury carmaker BMW will stop production at its Dingolfing plant for three days next month due to a shipment of faulty engine components used in every six-cylinder diesel motor, it said on Friday. BMW declined to say which car parts maker supplied the component -- a diesel-fuel injection pump -- which in the worst case would cause the motor to stall. The plant, in southern Germany, will be idle from Feb. 7 to Feb. 11, the ...
Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)
"UPDATE 1-BMW to shut Dingolfing plant for three extra days" is part of the paid WardsAuto Premium content. You must log in with Premium credentials in order to access this article. Premium paid subscribers also gain access to:
All of WardsAuto's reliable, in-depth industry reporting and analysis
Hundreds of downloadable data tables including:
• Global sales and production data by country
• U.S. model-line inventory data
• Engine and equipment installation rates
• WardsAuto's North America Plant by Platform forecast
• Product Cycle chart
• Interrelationships among major OEMs
• Medium- and heavy-duty truck volumes
• Historical data and much more!
Current subscribers, please login or CLICK for support information.