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

Alert number: A12/0496/17

Product:  Passenger car

Name: Boxster, Cayman, 911

Batch number / Barcode:  The vehicles affected were produced from 2016 to 2017.

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Motor vehicles

Brand: Porsche

Type / number of model:  Type-approval numbers: e13*2007/46*1187*14-15, e13*2007/46*1188*06, e13*2007/46*1607*02-03, e13*KS07/46*0991*00, e13*KS07/46*1613*00. Type: 991, 991 Turbo, 982, 991H, 991R

Risk type: Injuries
There is a possibility that the passenger airbags were manufactured with faulty components. This may affect the triggering of the airbags which may result in full protection not being achieved in the event of an accident.

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: Slovenia, The Netherlands, United Kingdom