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2015 Porsche 918 Spyder Recall
Sep 25, 2014Porsche has announced that they are recalling certain model year 2015 918 Spyder vehicles manufactured from May 7, 2014 through June 18, 2014. They stated that the affected vehicles may have been manufactured with rear axle control arms that may break, causing difficulty controlling the vehicle. If the control arm breaks, the driver may loose control of the vehicle, increasing the risk of a crash. Porsche will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and replace the control arms, as necessary, free of charge. Owners may contact Porsche at 1-800-767-7243. For more information on this recall, and others like it, check out AllworldAuto.com
What is a recall?
A recall is an action by the Company to remedy a safety or emissions related concern related to a vehicle defect or regulatory requirement. It may require that you return your vehicle to the dealer for service. If your vehicle is not affected, it may be because it was built at a different time or using a different part than the affected vehicles.
What is a Technical Service Bulletin?
Technical Service Bulletins, or TSBs, are the way that car makers notify their dealer service departments of known problems with specific model vehicles. These bulletins are also available to independent garages, owners, and do-it-yourselfers.
What is a Vehicle Defect Investigation?
Motor vehicle and related safety defect investigations of vehicles, tires and equipment opened since 1972. Investigations are opened as a result of suspected component failures that present a risk to highway safety, and from non-compliance with Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standards.