Affected vehicles were sold between 9 August 2012 and 27 September 2018.
Lodged with the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC), the defect related to the third (high) brake light fitted to the roof at the rear of the vehicle may loosen or detach from its fixture.
Above: ACCC-supplied image
BMW Australia reports that if the brake light detaches it may cause an accident resulting in injury to road users.
BMW Australia is contacting all known owners of affected vehicles to arrange inspection and repair of the faulty unit.
A full list of vehicle identification numbers of the 74 cars included in the recall can be found here.
If you believe your vehicle might be affected, call 1800 813 299 or visit www.bmw.com.au .