Porsche is Recalling certain 2011-2012 Cayenne S Hybrid and Panamera S Hybrid vehicles

WASHINGTON, D.C. – January 27, 2015 – (Motor Sports Newswire) –

RECALL Subject: Fuel Injection System may Leak

Report Receipt Date: JAN 20, 2015
NHTSA Campaign Number: 15V016000
Component(s): ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
Potential Number of Units Affected: 1,368

All Products Associated with this Recall

Vehicle Make

PORSCHE

PORSCHE

Model

CAYENNE S HYBRID

PANAMERA S HYBRID

Model Year(s)

2011 – 2012

2011 – 2012

Manufacturer: Porsche Cars North America, Inc.

SUMMARY:
Porsche Cars North America, Inc. (Porsche) is recalling certain model year 2011-2012 Cayenne S Hybrid, and Panamera S Hybrid vehicles manufactured April 26, 2011, to August 2, 2012. The fuel injection system may leak.

CONSEQUENCE:
A fuel leak in the presence of an ignition source increase a the risk of a fire.

REMEDY:
Porsche will notify owners, and dealers will replace the fuel rails, free of charge. The manufacturer has not yet provided a notification schedule. Owners may contact Porsche customer service at 1-800-767-7243.

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.

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