The Rapid Alert System for Non-Food Products (RAPEX)

Alert number: A12/01157/20

Product:  Passenger car

Name: 911 Carrera 4S

Company recall code:  ALA8
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between from 11 December 2018 and 8 November 2019.

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Motor vehicles

Brand: Porsche

Type / number of model:  Type-approval number: e13*2007/46*0992, Type: 992

Counterfeit: NO

Risk type: Fire, Injuries
Due to a manufacturing error, the screw connection between the front-axle transmission and the transmission mounting may loosen. Consequently, the front-axle transmission may move beyond its installed position and damage the surrounding components, such as the drive shafts or the fuel tank, which may result in fuel leakage. Fuel leakage close to a source of ignition increases the risk of fire. /

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)

Description:  Passenger car

Country of origin: Germany

Alert submitted by: Germany

Products were found and measures were taken also in: Ireland, Poland