PORSCHE MACAN S 2016: FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP

Make : PORSCHE Model : MACAN S Year : 2016
Build Dates : 2015-05-22 - 2016-01-21
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 17V289000
Date Owner's Notified: 0000-00-00 Date Received by ODI: 2017-05-03 Date Added to Database: 2017-05-03
Manufacturers Involved: Porsche Cars North America, Inc.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: AH06
Component: FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 51497
Summary:
      Porsche Cars North America, Inc. "Porsche" is recalling certain 2015-2017 Macan S and Macan Turbo vehicles, and 2017 Macan, Macan Turbo with the Performance Package, and Macan GTS vehicles. The fuel pump flange on the affected vehicles may crack, allowing fuel to leak.
Consequence:
      A fuel leak in the presence of an ignition source increases the risk of a fire.
Remedy:
      Porsche will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the flanges, replacing any that are cracked. Flanges that aren't cracked will have a protective film applied. These repairs will be performed free of charge. The recall is expected to begin in July 2017. Owners may contact Porsche customer service at 1-800-767-7243. Porsche's number for this recall is AH06.
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.