PORSCHE 918 2015: SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:LOWER ARM

Make : PORSCHE Model : 918 Year : 2015
Build Dates : 2014-02-25 - 2014-09-18
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 14V816000
Date Owner's Notified: 2015-05-29 Date Received by ODI: 2014-12-23 Date Added to Database: 2014-12-23
Manufacturers Involved: Porsche Cars North America, Inc.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: AF01
Component: SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:LOWER ARM
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 39
Summary:
      Porsche Cars North America, Inc. "Porsche" is recalling certain model year 2015 Porsche 918 vehicles manufactured February 25, 2014, to September 18, 2014. The front lower control arms may fracture.
Consequence:
      The fracture of a lower control arm while the vehicle is being drivem increases the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      Porsche will notify owners, and dealers will replace the front lower control arms, free of charge. The recall began on May 29, 2015. Owners may contact Porsche customer service at 1-800-767-7243. Porsche's number for this recall is AF01. Note: Owners are advised not to drive their vehicle until it has been remedied.
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.