Porsche Cars North America, Inc. has issued a recall for the Porsche 911 Carrera.
Description of Recall
Porsche cars North America, Inc. (Porsche) is recalling certain model year 2014 Boxster, Boxster s, Cayman, Cayman s and 911 Carrera (s, cabriolet, s cabriolet, 4, 4s, 4 cabriolet, 4s cabriolet) cars manufactured September 2, 2013, through September 23, 2013. In the affected cars, the passenger seats may be equipped with defective wiring harnesses resulting in intermittent contact with the harness plug.
Severity of the Defect
The intermittent plug may cause the passenger seat frontal and knee airbags may be deactivated. In the event of a crash necessitating airbag deployment, this may increase the risk of injury to the front passenger.
Porsche’s Recommended Action
Porsche will notify owners, and dealers will replace the front passenger seat free of charge. The recall began on December 11, 2013. Owners may contact Porsche at 1-770-290-3500. Porsche’s recall number is ad04.