LAMBORGHINI GALLARDO 2004: STEERING:HYDRAULIC POWER ASSIST:HOSE, PIPING, AND CONNECTIONS

Make : LAMBORGHINI Model : GALLARDO Year : 2004
Build Dates : 0000-00-00 - 0000-00-00
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 12V430000
Date Owner's Notified: 2012-09-26 Date Received by ODI: 2012-09-04 Date Added to Database: 2012-09-04
Manufacturers Involved: Automobili Lamborghini
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: L714-R
Component: STEERING:HYDRAULIC POWER ASSIST:HOSE, PIPING, AND CONNECTIONS
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 1491
Summary:
      Lamborghini is recalling certain model year 2004-2006 Gallardo Coupe and Spyder vehicles. In certain driving conditions, the high pressure steering pipes near the the steering assistance hydraulic system pump might leak.
Consequence:
      Leaking fluid, in the presence of an ignition source, could result in a fire.
Remedy:
      Lamborghini will notify owners, and dealers will update the power steering system free of charge. The safety recall began on September 26, 2012. Owners may contact Lamborghini at 1-866-681-6276.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
Notes:
      Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 'TTY 1-800-424-9153', or go to www.safercar.gov.