NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V135
Manufacturer Porsche Cars North America, Inc.
Potential Number of Units Affected 21
Improper Windshield Bonding/FMVSS 212
In the event of a crash, if the windshield separates from the vehicle, it can increase the risk of injury.
Porsche Cars North America, Inc. (Porsche) is recalling certain 2017 911 Carrera Cabriolet, 911 Carrera 4 Cabriolet, 911 Carrera 4S Cabriolet, 911 Carrera S Cabriolet, 911 Targa S, 911 Targa 4S, 911 Turbo Cabriolet, 718 Boxter and 718 Boxter S vehicles.
During manufacturing, the windshield may not have been properly bonded to the vehicle, allowing it to detach in a crash.
As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 212, “Windshield Mounting.”