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2012 PORSCHE CAYENNE Recall - Campaign #12V329000

 
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2012 PORSCHE CAYENNE RECALL - #12V329000

RECALL FOR ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING : ENGINE : GASOLINE : TURBO-CHARGER

PORSCHE IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2011-2012 PANAMERA TURBO, 2012 PANAMERA TURBO S, AND 2012 CAYENNE TURBO VEHICLES. THE TURBINE WHEEL OF A TURBOCHARGER MAY FRACTURE DUE TO A CASTING DEFECT. IF A FRACTURE OCCURS, VEHICLE PERFORMANCE WILL BE DECREASED AND THE TURBINE SHAFT MAY FRACTURE.

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Vehicle 2012 PORSCHE CAYENNE
Manufacturer PORSCHE CARS NORTH AMERICA, INC.
Manufactured between n/a
Recalled on 7/13/2012
Influenced by PORSCHE CARS NORTH AMERICA, INC.
Owners Notified on 9/19/2012
# Affected 270
Recalled for ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:TURBO-CHARGER
 
Description PORSCHE IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2011-2012 PANAMERA TURBO, 2012 PANAMERA TURBO S, AND 2012 CAYENNE TURBO VEHICLES. THE TURBINE WHEEL OF A TURBOCHARGER MAY FRACTURE DUE TO A CASTING DEFECT. IF A FRACTURE OCCURS, VEHICLE PERFORMANCE WILL BE DECREASED AND THE TURBINE SHAFT MAY FRACTURE.
Consequences IF THE SHAFT FRACTURES, OIL MAY BE DRAWN INTO THE EXHAUST SYSTEM, RESULTING IN SMOKE AND THE INCREASED RISK OF A FIRE.
Corrective action PORSCHE WILL NOTIFY OWNERS, AND DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE TURBINE WHEELS, FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL BEGAN ON AUGUST 31, 2012. OWNERS MAY CONTACT PORSCHE AT 1-800-767-7243.
Notes PORSCHE'S SAFETY RECALL NUMBER IS AC04.CUSTOMERS MAY CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S VEHICLE SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-327-4236 (TTY: 1-800-424-9153); OR GO TO HTTP://WWW.SAFERCAR.GOV.
See also 2012 PORSCHE CAYENNE Recall for EXTERIOR LIGHTING, HEADLIGHTS

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