PORSCHE 918 SPYDER 2015: SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:LOWER BALL JOINT

Make : PORSCHE Model : 918 SPYDER Year : 2015
Build Dates : 2013-11-06 - 2015-07-27
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 16V885000
Date Owner's Notified: 0000-00-00 Date Received by ODI: 2016-12-09 Date Added to Database: 2016-12-09
Manufacturers Involved: Porsche Cars North America, Inc.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: AG09
Component: SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:LOWER BALL JOINT
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 306
Summary:
      Porsche Cars North America, Inc. "Porsche" is recalling certain model year 2015 918 Spyder vehicles manufactured November 6, 2013, to July 27, 2015. The affected vehicles have front lower control arms that may crack at the ball joint.
Consequence:
      A cracked lower control arm may affect vehicle handling, increasing the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      Porsche will notify owners, and dealers will replace the lower control arms, 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 AG09.
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.