A failure of the hood latching mechanism may cause the hood to suddenly open during vehicle operation and will severely impede the driver’s ability to see out the front windshield, increasing the risk of a vehicle crash.
The recall began December 12, 2014.
Owners may contact Porsche customer service at 1-800-767-7243.
Porsche’s number for this recall is AE04.
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.