PORSCHE RECALL – 2017 YEAR MODELS

January 25, 2017 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 17V054000

Fuel Leak due to Sheared Fastening Screws

A fuel leak in the presence of an ignition source increases the risk of a fire.

NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V054000

Manufacturer Porsche Cars North America, Inc.

Components FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

Potential Number of Units Affected 4,090

Summary

Porsche Cars North America, Inc. (Porsche) is recalling certain 2017 911 Carrera, 911 Carrera S, 911 Carrera 4, 911 Carrera 4S, 911 Targa 4, 911 Targa 4S + GTS, 911 Carrera Cabriolet, 911 Carrera S Cabriolet, 911 Carrera 4 Cabriolet, 911 Carrera 4S Cabriolet, 718 Boxster, 718 Boxster S, 718 Cayman, and 718 Cayman S vehicles. The screws that fasten the fuel collection pipes in the engine compartment may shear off, resulting in a fuel leak.

Remedy

Porsche will notify owners, and dealers will install improved fastening screws, free of charge. The manufacturer has not yet provided a notification schedule. Owners may contact Porsche customer service at 1-800-767-7243. Porsche’s number for this recall is AH01.

Notes

Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.

Vehicles

MAKE MODEL YEAR
PORSCHE 718 BOXSTER 2017
PORSCHE 718 CAYMAN 2017
PORSCHE 911 CARRERA 2017
PORSCHE 911 TARGA 4 2017

 



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