AKC0 – Improper CRS Instructions in Owner’s Manual – 2014-2016, 2018-2019 Porsche 911 GT3 & Cayman

December 11, 2019 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 19V875000

Improper CRS Instructions in Owner’s Manual

Improper CRS installation increases the risk of an injury to the occupant in the event of a crash.

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V875

Manufacturer Porsche Cars North America, Inc.

Components EQUIPMENT, CHILD SEAT

Potential Number of Units Affected 15,501

 

Summary

Porsche Cars North America, Inc. (Porsche) is recalling certain 2014 Cayman and Cayman S, 2014-2016 911 GT3, 2016 911 GT3 RS and 911 R, 2018 911 GT3 and 911 GT2 RS and 2019 911 GT3 RS, 911 GT3, and 911 GT2 RS vehicles. The Child Restraint System (CRS) instructions within the Owner’s Manual may not provide enough specificity for proper installation. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 225, “Child Restraint Anchorage Systems.”

 

Remedy

Porsche will notify owners, and dealers will provide a an Owner’s Manual supplement with proper CRS installation instructions, 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 AKC0.

 

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


11 Affected Products

Vehicles

MAKE MODEL YEAR
PORSCHE 911 GT2 RS 2018-2019
PORSCHE 911 GT3 2014-2016, 2018-2019
PORSCHE 911 GT3 RS 2016, 2019
PORSCHE 911 R 2016
PORSCHE CAYMAN 2014

3 Associated Documents

Non-Compliance Notice 573 Report

RCLRPT-19V875-4080.PDF 221.354KB

Download (PDF, 216KB)


Recall Acknowledgement

RCAK-19V875-7038.pdf 334.055KB

Download (PDF, 326KB)


Manufacturer Reimbursement Plan

RMRP-19V875-0342.pdf 4067.841KB

Download (PDF, 3.88MB)


Latest Recalls Documents

https://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/acms/cs/documentList.xhtml?docId=19V875&docType=RCL



 


 

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