2011-'12 Porsche Cayenne S Hybrid, Panamera S Hybrid Recalled for Fire Risk | Edmunds

2011-'12 Porsche Cayenne S Hybrid, Panamera S Hybrid Recalled for Fire Risk


WASHINGTON Porsche Cars North America is recalling 1,368 2011-'12 Porsche Cayenne S Hybrid and Porsche Panamera S Hybrid vehicles because a fuel leak may increase the risk of a fire, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

"The fuel injection system may leak," said NHTSA in its summary of the problem. "A fuel leak in the presence of an ignition source increases the risk of a fire."

Porsche spokesman J. David Burkhalter said there are no accidents or injuries linked to the recall.

The affected vehicles were built from April 26, 2011 to August 2, 2012.

Porsche dealers will replace the fuel rails. A date has not been set for the recall. Owners can contact Porsche customer service at 1-800-767-7243.

Edmunds says: Affected owners will want to stay in close touch with their dealership or Porsche customer service on this recall.

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