LAMBORGHINI GALLARDO 2009: SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:ROTOR

Make : LAMBORGHINI Model : GALLARDO Year : 2009
Build Dates : 2006-10-01 - 2009-02-28
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 13V471000
Date Owner's Notified: 2013-11-29 Date Received by ODI: 2013-09-30 Date Added to Database: 2013-10-23
Manufacturers Involved: Automobili Lamborghini
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number:
Component: SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:ROTOR
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 263
Summary:
      Automobili Lamborghini America LLC "Lamborghini" is recalling certain model year 2007 through 2009 Gallardo Coupes and Spyders fitted with carbon ceramic brake discs. The stainless steel screws that secure the brake rotors may fail after being exposed to salty conditions.
Consequence:
      Failure of the securing screws may result in a reduction of braking ability, increasing the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      Lamborghini will notify owners, and dealers will replace the screws, free of charge. The safety recall began during November 2013. Owners may contact Lamborghini at 1-866-681-6276. The manufacturer's numbers for this campaign are L71X-R.01.13 "model year 2007 and 2008 Gallardo Coupe and Spyder" and L71X-R.02.13 "model year 2009 Gallardo Coupe and Spyder".
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 Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 'TTY 1-800-424-9153', or go to www.safercar.gov.