PORSCHE 718 CAYMAN 2017: AIR BAGS:SIDE/WINDOW

Make : PORSCHE Model : 718 CAYMAN Year : 2017
Build Dates : 2016-09-28 - 2016-10-25
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 16V946000
Date Owner's Notified: 0000-00-00 Date Received by ODI: 2016-12-30 Date Added to Database: 2016-12-30
Manufacturers Involved: Porsche Cars North America, Inc.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: AG10
Component: AIR BAGS:SIDE/WINDOW
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 85
Summary:
      Porsche Cars North America, Inc. "Porsche" is recalling certain model year 2017 718 Boxster, 718 Boxster S, 718 Cayman, 718 Cayman S, 911 Carrera, 911 Carrera S, 911 Carrera S Cabriolet, 911 Carrera 4S, 911 Turbo, 911 Turbo S, 911 Carrera 4S Cabriolet, and 911 Turbo Cabriolet vehicles. The seat mounted side air bag inflator initiator may fail to ignite during a crash.
Consequence:
      If the air bag inflator initiator fails to ignite, the side air bag will not deploy, increasing the risk of injury in the event of a crash.
Remedy:
      Porsche will notify owners, and dealers will replace the affected air bag modules, 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 AG10.
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.