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  NHTSA Recall 18V898000

NHTSA Campaign Id 18V898000; Date: Dec. 19, 2018

an intermittent loss of power steering assist can increase the risk of a crash.

icon1 Recalled Vehicles:

2017 Porsche Panamera 2018 Porsche Panamera

Component: Steering:electric Power Assist System

Manufactured by: Porsche Cars North America, Inc.

Affected Units:: 17,667

icon3 Recall Summary:

porsche cars north america, inc. (porsche) is recalling certain 2017-2018 porsche panamera, panamera 4, panamera 4s, panamera turbo, panamera 4s executive, panamera turbo executive, 2018 panamera 4 executive, panamera 4 e-hybrid, panamera turbo s e-hybrid, panamera 4 e-hybrid executive, panamera s e-hybrid executive, panamera 4 sport turismo, panamera 4s sport turismo, panamera 4 e-hybrid sport turismo, panamera turbo sport turismo, and panamera turbo s sport turismo vehicles. a software failure may result in an intermittent loss of electric power steering assist.

icon2 How to Fix:

porsche will notify owners, and dealers will reprogram the power steering control unit, free of charge. the recall is expected to begin february 17, 2019. owners may contact porsche customer service at 1-800-767-7243. porsche's number for this recall is aj13.

icon4 Recall 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.

Also see:

All recalls of Porsche vehicles.

More recall documents on nhtsa.gov.