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Porsche to Recall Cars and SUVs Over Brake and Fuel-Leak Concerns

Porsche to Recall Cars and SUVs Over Brake and Fuel-Leak Concerns
Saturday, March 30, 2019
Porsche to Recall Cars and SUVs Over Brake and Fuel-Leak Concerns

About 28,500 vehicles are affected


Porsche has issued two separate recalls of about 28,500 sedans, sports cars, and SUVs because of concerns about brake warning light and possible gasoline leaks .

One recall affects 2017-2019 Cayenne SUVs and Panamera sedans. Motorists may not be advised as expected when the brake pads have worn out, putting them at risk of a gate-crash, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Trader will correct their own problems by updating the instrument cluster software .

Separately, Porsche is recollecting 14,388 of its 718 Boxster and 718 Cayman sports cars because a piece of the luggage compartment bracket can detach in a gate-crash and lead to a gasoline divulge. NHTSA says a divulge was discovered during a frontal gate-crash exam is engaged in February. Fuel divulges raise health risks of a flame, NHTSA says .

Both recalls are expected to begin April 21, 2019. Porsche will notify owneds, and pushers will perform the work free of charge .

The Details: Brake Recall
The vehicles: 14,110 cars and SUVs incuding :

  • 2017-2018 Panamera cars
  • 2019 Cayenne S and Cayenne SUVs .
Porsche to Recall Cars and SUVs Over Brake and Fuel-Leak Concerns

The problem: The tool cluster may not inform drivers as expected that the brake pads have worn out .

The fix: Merchants will update the instrument cluster software at no charge to owneds. The recollect work is expected to begin April 21, 2019.

How to contact vehicle manufacturers: Owneds may call Porsche customer service at 800-767-7243. Porsche's number for this recall is AKA1/ AKA0 .

NHTSA's campaign number: 19 V115

The Details: Fuel-Leak Recall

The vehicles: 14,388 sports cars, including :

  • 2017-2019 718 Boxster and 718 Boxster S
  • 2017-2019 718 Cayman and 718 Cayman S
  • 2018-2019 718 Boxster GTS
  • 2018-2019 718 Cayman GTS
The problem: A fragment of the luggage compartment bracket could detach in a accident and possibly make a gasoline divulge .

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The fix: Merchants will secure the bracket fragment with additional rivets at no costs to owneds. The recollect work is expected to begin April 21, 2019.

How to contact vehicle manufacturers: Owneds may call Porsche customer service at 800-767-7243. Porsche's number for this recall is AKA3 .

NHTSA's campaign number: 19 V113

How to check to see whether your auto has an open recollect: If you plug your car's 17 -digit vehicle identification number( VIN) into NHTSA's website and a recollect doesn't appear, it means your vehicle doesn't currently have any open recollections. Because automakers issue recollections often, and for many older vehicles, we recommend checking back regularly .

Stay informed about recalls that might affect your vehicle by employing our Car Recall Tracker. Develop a free report now to become a CR member.


Source By consumerreports.org
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