Lamborghini is Recalling certain Aventador vehicles

14 02 2017

WASHINGTON, D.C. – February 14, 2017 – (Motor Sports Newswire) –

Fuel may Leak out of a Full Tank and cause a Fire

Gasoline contact with an ignition source such as a hot exhaust system can increase the risk of a fire.

NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V073000

Manufacturer: Automobili Lamborghini

Components: FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

Potential Number of Units Affected: 1,453

Vehicle Make Model Model Year(s)
LAMBORGHINI AVENTADOR 2012 – 2017

Summary: Automobili Lamborghini (Lamborghini) is recalling certain 2012-2017 Aventador vehicles. In certain driving conditions while the vehicle has a full gas tank, gasoline may contact the exhaust system.

Remedy: Lamborghini will notify owners, and dealers will upgrade the fuel tank’s evaporative emissions system, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin February 24, 2017. Owners may contact Lamborghini customer service at 1-866-681-6276.

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.

Source: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

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