Porsche is Recalling certain 2015-2017 Macan, Macan GTS, Macan S and Macan Turbo vehicles

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

WASHINGTON, D.C. – May 15, 2017 – (Motor Sports Newswire) –

Fuel Pump Flange May Crack Causing Fuel Leak

A fuel leak in the presence of an ignition source increases the risk of a fire.

NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V289000

Manufacturer: Porsche Cars North America, Inc.

Components: FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

Potential Number of Units Affected: 51,497

Make Model Model Year(s)
PORSCHE MACAN 2017
PORSCHE MACAN GTS 2017
PORSCHE MACAN S 2015 – 2017
PORSCHE MACAN TURBO 2015 – 2017

Summary: Porsche Cars North America, Inc. (Porsche) is recalling certain 2015-2017 Macan S and Macan Turbo vehicles, and 2017 Macan, Macan Turbo with the Performance Package, and Macan GTS vehicles. The fuel pump flange on the affected vehicles may crack, allowing fuel to leak.

Remedy: Porsche will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the flanges, replacing any that are cracked. Flanges that aren’t cracked will have a protective film applied. These repairs will be performed free of charge. The manufacturer has not yet provided a notification schedule. Owners may contact Porsche customer service at 1-800-767-7243. Porsche’s number for this recall is AH06.

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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