AJ12 – Incorrect Thread may Allow Ski Bag to Detach – 2017-2018 Porsche Cayenne & Macan

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V844
Manufacturer Porsche Cars North America, Inc.
Components EQUIPMENT
Potential Number of Units Affected 142

 

Incorrect Thread may Allow Ski Bag to Detach

If the ski bag detaches during a crash, it can increase the risk of injury.

 

Summary

Porsche Cars North America, Inc. (Porsche) is recalling certain 2017 Porsche Cayenne Turbo S, Cayenne Turbo, Cayenne Plug-in Hybrid, Cayenne GTS, Cayenne Plug-in Hybrid Platinum Edition, Macan Turbo and Macan GTS vehicles, 2017-2018 Cayenne S, Macan, Cayenne Platinum Edition and Macan S vehicles and 2018 Cayenne vehicles equipped with the optional ski bag. The ski bag fastening strap may have been sewn with incorrect thread, possibly resulting in the strap seams tearing and the ski bag being unsecured in the event of a crash.

 

Remedy

Porsche will notify owners, and dealers will replace the ski bags, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin January 27, 2019. Owners may contact Porsche customer service at 1-800-767-7243. Porsche’s number for this recall is AJ12.

 

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.

 

Check if your Porsche has a Recall


Recall Acknowledgement

December 7, 2018

https://static.nhtsa.gov/odi/rcl/2018/RCAK-18V844-8955.pdf

Download (PDF, 240KB)


Recalls Documents

https://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/acms/cs/documentList.xhtml?docId=18V844&docType=RCL


 

SaleBestseller No. 1
Armor All 17497C 30 Count Cleaning Wipes (25Ct + 20%)
  • Effective cleaning in a convenient, disposable wipe
  • Lint-free - won't leave greasy residue on hands
  • Easily removes ground-in dirt, dust and grime
  • Great for the whole car (dash, vinyl, fabric, carpet, consoles, leather, more)
  • Won't dry out, damage, or fade automotive surfaces
SaleBestseller No. 2
Armor All Original Protectant Wipes (30 count), 17496C
  • Proven Armor All Original Protectant in a convenient disposable wipe
  • Fights aging, fading and cracking
  • Enhances your vehicle's deep, rich look & adds beautiful shine
  • Renews and revitalizes vinyl, rubber & plastic
  • Lint-free-won't leave greasy residue on hands
SaleBestseller No. 3
Armor All Original Protectant & Cleaning Wipes Twin Pack (2x25 count)
  • Convenient, disposable wipes protect your car's rich look
  • Original Protectant Wipes renew and revitalize vinyl, rubber and plastic
  • Cleaning Wipes easily remove ground-in dirt, dust and grime
  • Won't dry out, damage or fade automotive surfaces
  • Cleaning Wipes are lint free, won't leave greasy residue on hands
SaleBestseller No. 4
Armor All Original Protectant Wipes (50 count), 10271G
  • Proven Armor All Original Protectant in a convenient disposable wipe
  • Fights aging, fading and cracking
  • Enhances your vehicle's deep, rich look & adds beautiful shine
  • Renews and revitalizes vinyl, rubber & plastic
  • Lint-free-won't leave greasy residue on hands
Bestseller No. 5
Armor All Cleaning Wipes (25 ct) - 2 Pack
  • PROTECT: Armor All fights fading, aging, cracking, and provides UV protection. Their wipes are perfect for your car's dash, vinyl, consoles, leather and more.
  • RESTORE: Bring your car back to that "like new" feel. Cleaning Wipes add deep, rich beauty to dashes, and other interior surfaces. They also renew and revitalize vinyl, rubber, and plastic.
  • FRESH: Armor All Cleaning Wipes keep your car clean from all the dirt and debris that finds its way inside your car's interior. Easily remove even ground-in dirt and grime. Wipes won't dry out, damage or fade automotive surfaces.
  • CONVENIENT: Moisture Lock Lid is guaranteed to keep your wipes fresh for long lasting cleaning power. Wipes are also lint-free and won't leave greasy residue on your hands.
  • SPECIFICATIONS: Package includes: (2) tubes of Armor All Cleaning Wipes - 25 sheets.
SaleBestseller No. 6
Armor All 18781 Cleaning and Leather Care Wipes, 30 count each - 2 Pack Wipes
  • Convenient, disposable wipes protect your car's rich look
  • Leather Wipes clean, condition and protect leather
  • Leather Wipes renew and revive leather's natural beauty
  • Cleaning Wipes easily remove ground-in dirt, dust and grime
  • Cleaning Wipes are lint free, won't leave greasy residue on hands
Bestseller No. 7
Armor All Auto Care Cleaning Pack (75 Wipes)
  • Specially formulated for the toughest automotive jobs
  • Easily removes filmy residue, road grime, bugs, fingerprints and more
  • Natural matte finish and will not dry out, damage or fade automotive surfaces
  • Great for dash, vinyl, fabric, carpet, consoles, leather and more
SaleBestseller No. 8
Armor All Ultra Shine Car Wash Wipes (12 count), 18240
  • Clean your car anytime, anywhere without using water
  • Extra large, pre-moistened wipes remove, dirt, dust, road grime, and more
  • No bucket and hose required
  • Effectively cleans and details all exterior automotive surfaces
  • Great for cleaning your whole car or touch-ups
SaleBestseller No. 9
Armor All Leather Care Wipes (30 count), 18581B, Auto Protectant
  • Cleans, conditions and protects leather
  • Luxurious wipes renew and revive leather's natural beauty
  • Cleansing agents reach into the grain to safely remove dirt & soil
  • Conditioners enhance natural beauty, restore supple feel
  • Powerful blocking agents help protect against stains, cracking & fading
Bestseller No. 10

Last update on 2019-07-27 / Affiliate links / Images from Amazon Product Advertising API

Last update on 2019-07-27 / Affiliate links / Images from Amazon Product Advertising API

Leave A Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.