ASTON MARTIN DB11 2017: TIRES:PRESSURE MONITORING AND REGULATING SYSTEMS

Make : ASTON MARTIN Model : DB11 Year : 2017
Build Dates : 2016-11-17 - 2017-06-13
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 17V411000
Date Owner's Notified: 2017-08-18 Date Received by ODI: 2017-06-29 Date Added to Database: 2017-06-30
Manufacturers Involved: Aston Martin The Americas
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: RA-13-0025
Component: TIRES:PRESSURE MONITORING AND REGULATING SYSTEMS
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 319
Summary:
      Aston Martin the Americas "Aston Martin" is recalling certain 2017 DB11 vehicles. The affected vehicles have a tire pressure monitoring system "TPMS" that may be incorrectly calibrated, resulting in the low tire pressure warning tell-tale not illuminating at the required minimum activation pressure. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard "FMVSS" number 138, "Tire Pressure Monitoring Systems."
Consequence:
      If the driver is not warned that a tire is under-inflated, continued use may result in tire failure, increasing the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      Aston Martin will notify owners, and dealers will update the TPMS software, free of charge. The recall began July 18, 2017. Owners may contact Aston Martin customer service at 1-888-923-9988. Aston Martin's number for this recall is RA-13-0025.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number: 138
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.