December 11, 2019 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 19V878000
If the hazard warning lights cannot be activated, there is an increased risk of a crash in a hazard situation.
NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V878
Manufacturer Porsche Cars North America, Inc.
Components EXTERIOR LIGHTING
Potential Number of Units Affected 1,928
Porsche Cars North America, Inc. (Porsche) is recalling certain 2020 911 Carrera S Coupe, Cabrio, Coupe, 4 Coupe, 4S Coupe, 4 Cabrio, 4S Cabrio, and S Cabrio vehicles. Due to a software error, the hazard warning lights may not function may when activated by an operator. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 108, “Lamps, Reflective Devices, and Associated Equipment.”
Porsche will notify owners, and dealers will reprogram the control unit, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin February 9, 2020. Owners may contact Porsche customer service at 1-800-767-7243. Porsche’s number for this recall is AKC1.
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.
1 Affected Product
3 Associated Documents
Non-Compliance Notice 573 Report
Manufacturer Reimbursement Plan
Latest Recalls Documents
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