US NHTSA Recalls: Porsche 911 & Panamera Vehicles


US FlagWashington, DC: NHTSA Logo ColorAs of Tuesday, July 30, 2019, the US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (“NHTSA”), a division of the US Department of Transportation, has posted a total of 95 vehicle, tire, accessory or other related product recalls this month. Are yours listed? http://ht.ly/5G8bb

Direct link: http://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/owners/SearchCurrentMonthRecall

Additional information:

Among the 95 recalls the NHTSA has announced this July comes news of the following:

Logo - Porsche Cars North AmericaPorsche Cars North America, Inc. (“Porsche”) has recalled an estimated 7,517 model year 2016-2017 911 and Boxster, 2016 Cayman and Panamera vehicles. The air bag Electronic Control Unit (“ECU”) in the recalled vehicles may have a defective power supply capacitor that can result in air bag deactivation or inadvertent deployment of the air bags.

According to the NHTSA, deactivated air bags increases the risk of injury. Inadvertent deployment of the air bags increase the risk of a crash.

Porsche will notify registered owners, and dealers will install new software and replace the air bag ECU as necessary, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin September 15, 2019. Owners may contact Porsche customer service at 1-800-767-7243. Porsche’s designation for this recall is AKB4.

You may also contact the US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline toll-free at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY: 1-800-424-9153) during normal business hours, Eastern Standard Time or visit https://www.safercar.gov/.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold by Volkswagen Group of America, please search for “Volkswagen” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold by Porsche Cars North America, please search for “Porsche” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold under the Porsche 911 brand, please search for “911” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold under the Porsche Boxster brand, please search for “Boxster” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold under the Porsche Cayman brand, please search for “Cayman” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold under the Porsche Panamera brand, please search for “Panamera” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Crash hazards, please search for “crash” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Injury hazards, please search for “injury” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> You can use the NHTSA’s VIN Look-up Tool to determine if your specific vehicle is affected by this or other recent recall (major light vehicles only): https://www.nhtsa.gov/recalls

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More information about this recall:
NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V533000
Recalls Direct RIN: 11831-2019
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General information:
More recalls? Back to the main Recalls Direct page:
==> http://www.RecallsDirect.com/
About the Recalls Direct service:
==> http://wp.me/P2bVty-2
Visit the Living Safely site:
==> http://www.LivingSafely.org/
Report an unsafe vehicle you purchased in the United States to the NHTSA [external: new window opens]:
==> https://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/VehicleComplaint/
Search for a recalled vehicle on the US NHTSA Web site [external: new window opens]:
==> https://www.nhtsa.gov/recalls

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