WASHINGTON, D.C. – March 26, 2018 – (Motor Sports Newswire) –
If the driver is not warned about the critical disc wear, brake disc damage may result, increasing the risk of a crash.
NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V164000
Manufacturer: Ferrari North America, Inc.
Components: SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC, ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Potential Number of Units Affected: 40
Summary: Ferrari North America, Inc. (Ferrari) is recalling certain 2016 488 GTB and 488 Spider vehicles. Due to a software error, the driver may not be warned that the brake discs are critically worn.
Remedy: Ferrari will notify owners, and dealers will update the instrument panel node software, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin April 2, 2018. Owners may contact Ferrari customer service at 1-201-816-2668. Ferrari’s number for this recall is 64.
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