PORSCHE 718 BOXSTER 2017: VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD
|Make : PORSCHE||Model : 718 BOXSTER||Year : 2017|
|Build Dates : 2017-01-10 - 2017-01-30|
|NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 17V135000|
|Date Owner's Notified: 2017-05-12||Date Received by ODI: 2017-03-02||Date Added to Database: 2017-03-06|
|Manufacturers Involved: Porsche Cars North America, Inc.|
|Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:|
|Manufacturer Campaign Number: AH04|
|Potential Number Of Units Affected : 21|
Porsche Cars North America, Inc. "Porsche" is recalling certain 2017 911 Carrera Cabriolet, 911 Carrera 4 Cabriolet, 911 Carrera 4S Cabriolet, 911 Carrera S Cabriolet, 911 Targa S, 911 Targa 4S, 911 Turbo Cabriolet, 718 Boxter and 718 Boxter S vehicles. During manufacturing, the windshield may not have been properly bonded to the vehicle, allowing it to detach in a crash. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard "FMVSS" number 212, "Windshield Mounting."
In the event of a crash, if the windshield separates from the vehicle, it can increase the risk of injury.
Porsche will notify owners, and dealers will rebond the windshield, free of charge. The recall began on May 12, 2016. Owners may contact Porsche customer service at 1-800-767-7243. Porsche's number for the recall is AH04.
|Report Initiator: MFR||V Report|
|Regulation Part Number:||Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number: 212|
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.