AG09 – Front Lower Control Arms may Crack – 2015 Porsche 918 Spyder

NHTSA Campaign Number: 16V885
Manufacturer Porsche Cars North America, Inc.
Components SUSPENSION
Potential Number of Units Affected 306

 

Front Lower Control Arms may Crack

A cracked lower control arm may affect vehicle handling, increasing the risk of a crash.

 

Summary

Porsche Cars North America, Inc. (Porsche) is recalling certain model year 2015 918 Spyder vehicles manufactured November 6, 2013, to July 27, 2015.

The affected vehicles have front lower control arms that may crack at the ball joint.

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AG06 – Anti-Rollbar Links – 2017 Porsche Macan

NHTSA Campaign Number: 16V680
Manufacturer Porsche Cars North America, Inc.
Components SUSPENSION
Potential Number of Units Affected 243

 

Anti-Rollbar Links may Shift out of Position

Vehicle oversteer may lead to a loss of vehicle control, increasing the risk of a crash.

 

Summary

Porsche Cars North America, Inc. (Porsche) is recalling certain model year 2017 Macan, Macan S, Macan GTS, and Macan Turbo vehicles.

In the affected vehicles, the anti-rollbar connecting links may move out of position allowing the vehicle to oversteer in certain driving conditions.

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AG04 – Seat Belt Mount and Seat Belt Reel Bolts – 2015 Porsche 918 Spyder Hybrid Electric

NHTSA Campaign Number: 16V520
Component(s): SEAT BELTS
Potential Number of Units Affected: 306

 

Manufacturer: Porsche Cars North America, Inc.

SUMMARY:

Porsche Cars North America, Inc. (Porsche) is recalling certain model year 2015 Porsche 918 Spyder Hybrid Electric vehicles manufactured February 2, 2015 through July 1, 2015.

In the affected vehicles, incorrect screws might have been used when re-installing and/or re-securing the seat belt mount or the seat belt reel during vehicle service.

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WE68 – Re-programming All-Wheel Drive Control Unit – 2014-2015 Porsche Macan S/Macan S Diesel/Macan Turbo

98/14

 

Model Year: As of 2014 up to 2015

Vehicle Type: Macan S/Macan S Diesel/Macan Turbo

Concerns: All-wheel drive control unit

 

Information:

This is to inform you of a voluntary Workshop Campaign on the above-mentioned vehicles. Transfer gears with a control unit containing a data record that does not comply with current standards were delivered to the dealer organisation.

An improved data record is available for the vehicles on which the transfer gear or PDK transmission, which contains the transfer gear unit, was replaced during the affected period. This data record optimises the responsiveness of the all-wheel drive system.

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WE28 – Re-programming the Airbag Control Unit – 2014-2015 Porsche Macan

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Model Year: As of 2014 up to 2015

Model Line: Macan

Concerns: Airbag control unit

 

Information:

This is to inform you of a voluntary Workshop Campaign on the above-mentioned vehicles. If the passenger airbag is not switched off on the affected vehicles, there is a possibility that the PASSENGER AIRBAG ON light will sporadically only go out about 5 minutes after the ignition is switched on.

This does not comply with the specifications in the Owner’s Manual, according to which the PASSENGER AIRBAG ON light comes on for about 1 minute after the ignition has been switched on and then goes out if the passenger’s airbag is not switched off.

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